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LEE MESTRE v. ALBERT BRANSON, ET AL.

Real property — Trustee — Reimbursement This case is before us on appeal from a judgment of the Circuit Court of Montgomery County denying appellant Lee Mestre’s petition for reimbursement of costs and attorney’s fees she purportedly incurred as trustee ...

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STATE OF MARYLAND v. JEROME FLEMING

Criminal procedure — Ineffective assistance of counsel — Appellate counsel Jerome Fleming alleges that he received constitutionally ineffective assistance of counsel both in his 2001 trial and in his 2002 direct appeal. In a 2017 postconviction proceeding, the Circuit Court ...

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ANTOINE SHELDON DAVIS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Search of apartment A jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Harford County convicted Antoine Sheldon Davis, appellant, of first-degree assault and conspiracy to commit first-degree assault. Appellant raises two questions on ...

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ANTHONY JEFFRIES v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Conspiracy to rob A jury, in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, convicted Anthony Jeffries, appellant, of robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery. The court sentenced Jeffries to a total term of ...

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FRANCISCO FERNANDO FIGUEROA v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Rape Shield Law — Cross-examination by defense A jury in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County convicted Francisco Fernando Figueroa, the appellant, of sexually abusing K. … The appellant challenges these convictions, presenting the following three questions: ...

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ANN C. MORRILL v. THE MARYLAND BOARD OF PHYSICIANS

Administrative Law — Board of Physicians — Motion to quash subpoena The Maryland Board of Physicians (“the Board”) conducted an investigation into Dr. Ann C. Morrill’s (“Dr. Morrill”) prescribing habits following a complaint alleging she overprescribed opioid pain medications to ...

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WILLIAM JOSEPH COOK v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Illegal sentence — Probation extension Appellant, William Cook, appeals the denial of his motion to correct an illegal sentence by the Circuit Court for Carroll County. In his motion, appellant claimed his sentence was illegal because the ...

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PHILIP KANG v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Vehicle search Phillip Kang, appellant, was arrested and charged, in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, with possession of a regulated firearm by a prohibited person and wearing, carrying, or transporting a ...

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