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EDWARD JASON TINSLEY v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Illegal sentence — Plea agreement In 2005, Edward Tinsley (“Appellant”) pleaded guilty in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, pursuant to a plea bargain involving four separate cases, to one count of theft and three counts ...

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RICHARD D. MOISE v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Voir dire — Compound questions After a two-day trial, a jury empaneled in the Circuit Court of Wicomico County convicted Appellant, Richard Moise, of sixteen counts related to the armed robbery of the Bank of Delmarva located ...

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AARON BRYANT v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Right to confrontation — Limitation on cross-examination Raekwon Young was shot in the right eye while sitting on a rowhouse stoop. Appellant, Aaron Bryant, was tried three times in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City for crimes ...

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BILLY SMITH v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Illegal sentence — Violation of probation In this appeal, Billy Wayne Smith, appellant, contends that the Circuit Court for Washington County erred in denying his motion to correct illegal sentence. Smith argues that, when the court revoked ...

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MICHAEL W. CAREY v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Inconsistent verdicts — Robbery and second-degree assault In 2016, Michael W. Carey was accused of robbing two separate banks in Wicomico County. He was tried before a jury on various charges arising out of each incident including, ...

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ELIJAH STRICKLAND v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Statement to police A jury in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City convicted appellant, Elijah Strickland, of possession of a regulated firearm by a disqualified person and possession of cocaine. The trial ...

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