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MANINDER SINGH v. SPIRIT AIRLINES, INC.

Contracts — Breach — Airline flight delay In this appeal from a civil action in the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, Maninder Singh, 1 appellant, challenges the court’s award of summary judgment to Spirit Airlines, Inc. (“Spirit”), appellee. Read ...

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CARLOS SMITH v. SERENE BERYL WEBBER

Civil litigation — Pro hac vice motion — Denial Carlos Smith appeals from an order of the Circuit Court for Howard County denying his motion to admit counsel pro hac vice and the court’s order dismissing his complaint with prejudice. ...

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ROBERT LEE FIGGS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Possession of shotgun Robert Lee Figgs, appellant, was convicted, following a bench trial in the Circuit Court for Cecil County, of possession of a shotgun after a conviction of a crime of ...

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RICHARD BROOKS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Jury instructions — Aiding and abetting Richard Brooks and Mark Hatmaker were involved in a conspiracy to illegally purchase prescription pharmaceuticals. The day after their drug deal fell through, Hatmaker disappeared. While Hatmaker’s body was never found, ...

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TROY JALEN HOLMES v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Assault Appellant, Troy Jalen Holmes, was convicted by a jury in the Circuit Court for Wicomico County of first-degree assault, second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, the use of a firearm in the commission ...

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STACEY ERIC WILBURN v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Writ of actual innocence — Need for hearing Stacey Eric Wilburn, Jr., appellant, pleaded guilty in the Circuit Court for Howard County to armed robbery, robbery, first-degree assault, attempted theft, and use of a handgun in the ...

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JOHN LICCIONE v. JOHN E. DRISCOLL, III, et al.

Real property — Foreclosure — Timetable for challenge This case presents a multifaceted procedural challenge to the foreclosure of a residence formerly owned by Appellant John Liccione. The Maryland Rules provide a strict timetable for such a challenge, narrowing a ...

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GREGORIK B. COLLINGTON v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Voir dire — Strong feelings A jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Calvert County convicted Gregorik Collington, appellant, of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute; simple possession of cocaine; and possession of drug paraphernalia with ...

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BERTHA L. PAIGE v. MECALE H. McCORKLE

Trusts and estates — Bank accounts — Constructive trust Michael A. Paige (“Decedent”) died intestate on July 1, 2013, at the age of 56. He was survived by his mother, Bertha L. Paige; his daughter, Je’Neice Perkins; and his fiancée, ...

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