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LEROY ANTONIO AUSTIN v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of evidence — Drug possession A jury, sitting in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County, found the appellant, Leroy Antonio Austin, guilty of volume possession of cocaine, possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute, possession ...

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ANTHONY BOWARD v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Vehicle seizure Appellant, Anthony Boward, was charged by criminal information in the Circuit Court for Washington County, Maryland, with possession with intent to distribute fentanyl and related counts. After his motion to ...

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DELONTE SINCLAIR v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Search incident to arrest This case stems from an interaction between Delonte Sinclair (“Appellant”) and police. Appellant, along with a group of other individuals, was stopped by police after police observed the ...

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XAVIER FARMER v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Jury instruction — Accomplice On April 2, 2019, Xavier Farmer, appellant, was convicted by a jury in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder, use of a firearm in the commission ...

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KEITH COOK, JR. v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Eyewitness identification A jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County convicted Keith Cook, Jr., appellant, of attempted robbery, conspiracy to commit robbery, and second-degree assault. The court sentenced him ...

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