Opinions

DARYL GREEN v. ANGELICA REEDER

Child support — Motion to modify — Standing In this appeal from a domestic family action in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, Daryl Green, appellant, challenges a January 2011 award of child support to Angelica Reeder, appellee, the ...

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IN RE: K.L.

Child visitation — Supervised visitation — Abuse or neglect The Circuit Court for Kent County, sitting as a juvenile court, denied a motion by D.K. (“Father”), the appellant, for unsupervised visitation with K.L., his son. Father argues that the juvenile ...

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SAMUEL DAVID SNEAD v. DAISY ANNA SNEAD

Child custody — Sole legal custody — Abuse of discretion Samuel Snead (“Father”), the appellant, filed a petition to modify custody and a petition to modify child support against Anna Snead1 (“Mother”), the appellee, in the Circuit Court for Anne ...

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STARSHA SEWELL v. JOHN HOWARD

Child support — Failure to pay — Body attachment Starsha Sewell, appellant, appeals an order issued by the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County denying her “Motion to Stay Income Withholding” (motion to stay) and “Md. Rule 2-551 Memoranda” in ...

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MOUSSA MOAADEL v. DARIA MOAADEL

Child custody — Motion to alter or amend — Material change in circumstances Moussa Moaadel (“Father”), appeals from an order of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County denying his motion to alter or amend an order that granted, in part, ...

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DARLENE RAINEY, ET AL. v. SIMONE SMITH

Child custody — Grandparents — De facto parents Darlene Rainey (“Grandmother”) and Lamont Adair (“Grandfather”) appeal the denial of their amended complaint seeking custody of M, their grandchild. Although M’s father (their son) had died, M’s mother is fit and ...

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TAMI YU v. YOUNGJIN YU

Divorce — Indefinite alimony — Retroactivity This divorce case between Tami Yu (“Wife”), appellant/cross-appellee, and Youngjin Yu (“Husband”), appellee/cross-appellant, was tried for four days in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County. After putting findings of fact on the record, the ...

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ALIVIA FRANZONE v. JOHN FRANZONE

Divorce — Circuit court jurisdiction — First in time, first in right This appeal arises from appellant Alivia Franzone (“Wife”) and appellee John Franzone (“Husband”) filing family law actions in different counties. Husband filed in the Circuit Court for Baltimore ...

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PAVEL ROYZMAN v. TETYANA ROYZMAN

Divorce — Maryland Uniform Transfers to Minors Act Account — Misuse This consolidated appeal arises after divorce proceedings where it was discovered funds had been removed from the parties’ minor child’s Maryland Uniform Transfers to Minors Act Account (“MDUTMA”). Read ...

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