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Administrative Law

HARFORD COUNTY HOUSING AGENCY v. TIFFANY KNOX (access required)

Administrative law — County housing agency — Housing Choice Voucher Program The Harford County Housing Agency (“the County”) terminated Tiffany Knox’s participation in the Housing Choice Voucher Program in August 2018. At an informal agency hearing, the termination was upheld ...

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LARAY J. BENTON v. WOODMORE OVERLOOK COMMERCIAL, LLC (access required)

Administrative law — Planning board — Standing In May 2020, the Prince George’s County Planning Board issued a resolution concerning the “Preliminary Plan of Subdivision 4-18007” located “at or about 9700-9800 Landover Road in Landover, Maryland.” LaRay J. Benton, appellant, ...

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LARAY BENTON v. PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY (access required)

Administrative law — Planning board — Standing In September 2019, the Prince George’s County District Council (“the District Council”), appellee, issued a final decision adopting the planning board’s approval of Detailed Site Plan Application Number 18024 (“DSP-18024”). Pursuant to §4-401 ...

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CHRISTOPHER PRESTON v. CRIMINAL INJURIES COMPENSATION BOARD (access required)

Administrative law — Criminal Injuries Compensation Board — Provocation of physical confrontation The General Assembly established the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (the “Board”) for the purpose of providing monetary relief to victims of certain crimes. Because victim compensation derives from ...

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MICHAEL ARIOSA v. MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT (access required)

Administrative law — Administrative fine — Reasonableness This case stems from an Administrative Complaint, Order, and Penalty issued by the Maryland Department of the Environment (the “Department”) to Michael Ariosa, appellant, in which the Department assessed an administrative fine of ...

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DEPARTMENT OF JUVENILE SERVICES v. JUSTIN T. HERSHBERGER (access required)

Administrative law — Employment termination — Due process This case involves an administrative appeal from a decision of an Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) of the Maryland Office of Administrative Hearings. The ALJ’s decision related to the termination of Justin T. ...

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NICO BANQUET HALL v. COUNTY COUNCIL OF PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, MARYLAND (access required)

Administrative law — Judicial review — Person or entity This appeal started with the Prince George’s County Planning Board’s disapproval of an application for the Certification of a Nonconforming Use (“CNU”).1 The County Council of Prince George’s County, sitting as ...

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ROBERT A. GUNTER, JR. v. MARYLAND STATE RETIREMENT & PENSION SYSTEM (access required)

Administrative law — Disability retirement benefits — Accidental disability On December 12, 2017, Robert Gunter, Jr., appellant, applied to the State Retirement and Pension System (“RPS”), appellee, for disability retirement benefits due to a psychological injury he suffered while employed ...

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FALLS ROAD COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, ET AL. v. CR GOLF CLUB, LLC (access required)

Administrative law — Expert testimony — Development plan This appeal arises from an administrative proceeding involving a residential development plan proposed by CR Golf Club, LLC (“the Developer”), appellee, to be built on a parcel of land on the west ...

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