Opinions

IN RE: ADOPTION/GUARDIANSHIP OF Mi.F. (access required)

CINA — Termination of parental rights — Unfitness and exceptional circumstances This appeal arises from an order by the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, sitting as a juvenile court, which terminated the parental rights of appellant, M.K. (“Mother”), and ...

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K.B. v. D.B. (access required)

Child custody — Change in custody — Need for best interest attorney This case is before us on appeal from an order of the Circuit Court of Anne Arundel County giving D.B. (“Father”), appellee, primary physical custody of his son, ...

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ELIZABETH MURPHY v. ROBERT MURPHY (access required)

Child support — Calculation — Medical and extra-curricular expenses This appeal arises out of a decision by the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County granting Elizabeth Murphy, appellant, an absolute divorce from Robert Murphy, appellee. On July 26, 2016, Mr. ...

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PATRICIA MACHADO v. GILBERTO MARTINEZ MEJIA (access required)

Child custody — Special Immigration Juvenile status — Preponderance of the evidence Patricia Machado appeals a circuit court finding that her daughter was not neglected, abused, or abandoned by her father for purposes of consideration for Special Immigration Juvenile (“SIJ”) ...

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ROBERT ALLEMAN v. SITHOKOZILE ALLEMAN (access required)

Divorce — Separation period — Protective order On December 1, 2016, the Circuit Court for Washington County granted Sithokozile Alleman’s, appellee, request for a limited divorce from Robert Alleman, appellant, on the basis of separation, pursuant to Maryland Code (1984, ...

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CARL DIXON MAYO v. GONZETTA MAYO (access required)

Divorce — Marital property — Real property Carl D. Mayo, appellant, and Gonzetta Mayo, appellee, were married in 1985 and then separated in 2000. In 2015 and 2016, they filed cross-complaints for absolute divorce, in the Circuit Court for Prince ...

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