Opinions

BRITTANY BARTLETT v. JOHN BARTLETT, III

Child custody — Modification — Notice of magistrate’s report This appeal arises from an order of the Circuit Court for Caroline County accepting and ratifying the “Report and Recommendations” of a family division magistrate. Appellant, Brittany Bartlett (“Ms. Bartlett”), appeals ...

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LYONEL JOSE, JR. v. SANDRA JOSE (FARNHAM)

Child custody — Physical custody — Stick to the agreement Lyonel Jose, Jr. (“Father”), the appellant, and Sandra Farnham, formerly Sandra Jose, (“Mother”), the appellee, are the divorced parents of a now eight-year-old daughter (“Daughter”). This case comes a second ...

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IN RE: D.A.

Guardianship — Contested guardianship hearing — Ineffective assistance of counsel This appeal arises from termination of parental rights (TPR) proceedings involving D.A. in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, sitting as the Juvenile Court. Presently before this Court is the ...

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IN RE: M.H. AND T.H.

CINA — Remedy — Removal from mother’s physical custody This appeal arises from an order of the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, sitting as a juvenile court, finding respondents M.H. and T.H. to be Children in Need of Assistance ...

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MARIE POULIN v. RUSSELL CHOWDHURY

Child custody — Removing child to another state — Motion to enjoin After learning that appellant, Marie Poulin, intended to relocate to Texas with their minor child, appellee, Russell Chowdhury, filed an emergency motion to enjoin appellant from removing the ...

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WILLIAM BENNISON v. DEBBIE BENNISON

Divorce — Alimony — Contempt for non-payment  In 2006, William Bennison, appellant, was ordered by the Circuit Court for Frederick County to pay Debbie Bennison, appellee, indefinite alimony in the amount of $1,200 per month. Appellant stopped making payments in ...

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CHOO WASHBURN v. LARRY WASHBURN

Divorce — Marital property — Home sale This consolidated appeal arises from the divorce of appellant Choo Washburn (“Choo”) and appellee Larry Washburn (“Larry”), and encompasses three pro se appeals filed by Choo (Appeal Nos. 50, 992, and 1505, Sept. ...

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IN RE: T.M.

CINA — Change in permanency plan — Consideration of statutory factors In 2014, “T.M.,” child of Ashlie R., appellant (“Mother”), was declared a Child in Need of Assistance (“CINA”) in the Circuit Court for Cecil County. In 2016, the court ...

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