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With Freddie Gray case, time might be of essence for defense

The Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office has, under the Maryland Rules, until the end of the month to turn over discovery in the Freddie Gray case. But lawyers for the six indicted police officers said last week in court filings ...

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Baltimore murder conviction reversed due to prosecutor’s error

The prosecution’s challenge to an accused murderer's testimony came too late, a Maryland appeals court has held, overturning the man’s conviction and life sentence.

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Top 5: ‘He had a 25-year-old mind in a 91-year-old body’

The Baltimore legal community mourning the loss of a longtime prosecutor and a Baltimore County restaurant winning a round in a battle over its parking lot are among the Top 5 legal affairs stories of the week. The most-read story ...

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Court of Special Appeals overturns murder conviction

A man convicted of murder is entitled to a new trial because his first jury heard, three times, that he was on parole at the time of the killing, the Court of Special Appeals held Monday. The court said the ...

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Top 5: ‘I think it’s outrageous’

Decisions from the Court of Appeals dominate the most-read law stories of the week. The state’s highest court overturned two shooting convictions while upholding a death sentence. It also held the state’s constitution prohibits active judges from being age 70 ...

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