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YASMIN HENRIQUEZ-LOPEZ v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Request to discharge counsel — Failure to conduct inquiry A jury in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County convicted Yasmin HenriquezLopez, appellant, of sexual abuse of a minor and second-degree child abuse. The State concedes error in ...

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SEAN MORRIS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress testimony — Fear of defendant On the afternoon of August 30, 2017, Troy Gladney was fatally shot eight times in Edmonson Village, a residential neighborhood in Baltimore City. After hearing eyewitness testimony and viewing ...

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STATE OF MARYLAND v. TYRON GREEN

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Motel room The State appeals from an order of the Circuit Court for Talbot County which suppressed a quantity of crack cocaine the police seized from a motel room in which appellee, ...

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JAMES CARETON v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of evidence — Possession with intent to distribute A jury, sitting in the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, convicted James Careton, the appellant, of an array of offenses arising from his having participated in a ...

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ALEXANDER BATHULA v. ANNA L. TRAVIS, et al.

Estates and trusts — Personal representative — Failure to properly name This appeal arises from the circuit court’s denial of Alexander Bathula’s (“Appellant”) Motion for Reconsideration, where it found that Appellant failed to properly name John L. Thompson (“Appellee”) in ...

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STEPHEN ALLEN v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — 911 call On the morning of November 21, 2017, Shakiare Stokes and Brandon Byrd were shot as they left Ms. Stokes’s apartment. Both Ms. Stokes and Mr. Byrd survived their injuries. Ms. ...

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