Tag Archives: Hotten

Jodi Annette Grimes v. Jay Todd Grimes (access required)

The trial court did not abuse its discretion in granting husband’s motion in limine to preclude a monetary award, indefinite alimony or rehabilitative alimony to wife, as her pleadings failed to request such relief and she never filed the necessary financial forms; wife’s general claim for “any relief within the Family Law Article” is not sufficiently specific, and the court cannot consider the parties’ alleged discussions during mediation as evidence of notice.

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John McNelis v. Susan Carrington (access required)

1. Was the trial court’s denial of the [a]ppellant’s [m]otion without granting the [a]ppellant a hearing he requested, legally correct when Maryland Rule 2-311(f) requires the trial court to hold a hearing before rendering a decision disposing of a claim or defense? 2. Did the trial court err[] in the calculation of the marital award as the calculation was made prior to the sale of the marital home?

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In Re: Shawn P. 0556 (access required)

CINA: Award of custody to DSS: Subsequent placement CSA No. 2587, Sept. Term 2013. Unreported. Opinion by Hotten, J. Filed July 22, 2014. Appeal from Cecil County. Affirmed. RecordFax #14-0722-08, 18 pages.

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In Re: Victoria M. (access required)

CINA: Dismissal: Second parent able and willing to care for child CSA No. 1497, Sept. Term 2013. Unreported. Opinion by Hotten, J. Filed: May 2, 2014 Appeal from Frederick County. Affirmed.

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