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DJIMI SALAMI et al. v. KODJO SOBO, et al

Torts — Wrongful death — Motion to vacate judgment Djimi Salami and Tadouni Lawani, the personal representative of the estate of Soule Lawani, appeal from a judgment of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, the Honorable Anne K. Albright, presiding, ...

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VALERIE ROVIN v. STATE OF MARYLAND, ET AL

Torts — Gross negligence — Need for discovery In the Circuit Court for Wicomico County, summary judgment was granted in favor of appellees, various State and County officials,1 against appellant, Valerie Rovin, on her complaint for claims for false arrest, ...

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CITY OF ANNAPOLIS, et al. v. CARLA CLEMENS

Torts –False imprisonment — Sufficiency of service On August 20, 2013, appellant Corporal Andrew Ascione of the Annapolis Police Department took Carla Clemens to the Anne Arundel Medical Center (“AAMC”) for an involuntary mental health evaluation. Nearly three years later, ...

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BERTRAM MILLER v. KEVIN JOYCE

Torts — Legal malpractice — Statute of limitations Dr. Bertram Miller, acting pro se, filed a complaint in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County against Kevin Joyce, an attorney who had represented him during the early pre-trial stages of (ultimately ...

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RYAN BROWN v. MARCUS TAYLOR, ET AL.

Torts — Unlawful arrest — Dispute of material fact Ryan Brown was arrested in Baltimore City for possession of a handgun and related charges. All criminal charges against Brown were later dismissed. Brown then filed a tort action in the ...

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