Unreported

IN THE MATTER OF SYLVIA SHEATH (access required)

Guardianship — Interested party — Right to counsel On November 9, 2020, after a four-day trial, the Circuit Court for Montgomery County appointed the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services (the “Department”) as guardian of Sylvia Sheath’s person ...

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IN RE: ADOPTION/GUARDIANSHIP OF T.C. (access required)

Adoption — Notice of appeal — Timeliness On May 1, 2019, Allen Bailey filed a petition for independent adoption of his stepdaughter, T.C. T.C. is an adult, born in 1978. Sharon Bailey is T.C.’s biological mother and Mr. Bailey’s wife. ...

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CHOO WASHBURN v. ROBERT MCCARTHY (access required)

Adult guardianship — Fiduciary report — Abuse of discretion in approval In July of 2018, the Circuit Court for Montgomery County judged Choo Washburn, appellant, “unable to manage her property and affairs effectively” and appointed Robert M. McCarthy, Esq., appellee, ...

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WALTER HEWICK v. JANICE KIM (access required)

Guardianship — Limited purpose — Attorneys’ fees By order entered November 13, 2020, the Circuit Court for Howard County appointed Janice Kim, as guardian of her mother, Jai Seong Cho Hewick, for the limited purpose of authorizing Ms. Kim to ...

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DAVID CHARLES MAYNE v. STACEY ANN REED (access required)

Guardianship — Evidence of need — Video surveillance Appellee Stacey Ann Reed filed, in the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, a petition to appoint a guardian of the person and property of David Charles Mayne, Ph.D., appellant. Following a ...

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IN THE MATTER OF MARY JOYCE (access required)

Guardianship –Motion to terminate — Right to counsel In 2011, the Circuit Court for Montgomery County appointed Susan Boyce as guardian of the person and property of her sister, Mary Joyce. Since that time, Ms. Joyce has made a series ...

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IN RE: M.A. (access required)

Guardianship — Hearing — Due process On October 30, 2018, the Charles County Department of Social Services (the “Department”), appellee, filed a Petition for Guardianship with the Right to Consent to Adoption or Long-Term Care Short of Adoption, in the ...

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