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HEATHER GARDNER v. ROBERT KAYSER

Torts — Motor torts — Damages This appeal arises from an automobile accident that occurred on December 14, 2014. Heather Gardner, appellant, filed a complaint for negligence against Robert Kayser, appellee, in the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County. Prior ...

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BRIAN-ARTHUR WEESE v. JULIE WHITE

Torts — Malicious prosecution — Immunity In 2010, Brian-Arthur Weese, appellant, was convicted of one count of seconddegree sex offense in the Circuit Court for St. Mary’s County following a guilty plea. Julie White, appellee, was the prosecutor in that ...

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CITY HOMES, INC., et al. v. DILAN SUMPTER

Torts — Lead exposure — Negligence, causation and damages On June 4, 2019, a jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City returned a $1.7 million verdict in favor of appellee Dilan Sumpter and against appellants City Homes, Inc. ...

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MARIA E. MENA, et al. v. COUNCIL OF UNIT OWNERS OF THE GARDEN CONDOMINIUM II AT SUNSET ISLAND, et al.

Torts — Condominium associations — Business judgment rule We are called upon to analyze the role the Business Judgment Rule plays in tort claims against condominium associations. Maria Mena and her mother owned a condominium unit at Garden Condominium II ...

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BRITTANY L. TOWNSEND v. JEANETTE S. DERRY

Torts — Motor torts — Improper statements by counsel This appeal arises from an automobile accident that occurred on February 4, 2017. Brittany Townsend, appellant, filed a complaint for personal injury against Jeanette Derry, appellee, in the Circuit Court for ...

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JUA’DREK ADDISON v. BALTIMORE SCHOOLS ASSOCIATES, LLLP, et al.

Torts — Lead exposure — Causation Jua’Drek Addison, appellant, appeals from the entry of summary judgment by the Circuit Court for Baltimore City in favor of Baltimore School Associates, LLLP; Crowninshield Management Corp.; Jolly Company, Inc.; and the Estate of ...

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AE SUK KO, ET AL. v. ANNA PRAYER COUNSELING, INC., ET AL.

Torts — Property owner — Duty of care This is an appeal from a judgment by the Circuit Court for Frederick County, in which the court granted summary judgment in favor of appellees. Appellant, Ae Suk Ko, individually, and as ...

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BARBARA L. v. BOARD OF EDUCATION OF BALTIMORE COUNTY

Torts — Schoolyard injury — Foreseeability This is a lawsuit by the mother of a middle school student, on behalf of her daughter, against the Baltimore County school board for injuries suffered by the child while engaging in a required ...

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