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VIRGIL WEBB v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Heroin possession Convicted by a jury in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City of possession of heroin, Virgil Webb, appellant, presents for our review a single question: Is the evidence sufficient to ...

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CHARLES F. FELUS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion for mistrial — Reference to prior criminal conduct Convicted by a jury in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County of first degree burglary and related offenses, Charles F. Felus, appellant, presents for our review a ...

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EDGAR A. PEREZ-DURAN v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Attempted voluntary manslaughter Following a jury trial in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Edgar Perez-Duran, appellant, was convicted of attempted voluntary manslaughter, second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, theft of property, motor vehicle ...

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RODERICK LOWE v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Illegal sentence — Acquittal In 2015, a jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County convicted appellant, Roderick Lowe, of attempted robbery and theft under $1000. The court sentenced him to 10 years’ imprisonment for the ...

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DERRICK JONES v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Illegal sentence — Rule of lenity In 2001, in the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, Derrick Jones, appellant, pled guilty to two counts of first-degree assault, use of a handgun in the commission of a felony ...

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RONALD GOINS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure– Hearsay — Out-of-court statement A jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City convicted Ronald Goins, appellant, of illegal possession of an assault weapon, for which the court sentenced him to a three-year term of imprisonment. Mr. ...

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