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Oct 26, 2020

Runner loses bid to compete with prostheses

Welcome to Monday, the 139th anniversary of the gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Here are some news items to get your week started. — American runner who uses prosthetic legs loses appeal of Olympics proportion. — George Floyd’s family attorney joins another death-in-custody lawsuit. — Texas Supreme Court grants posthumous bar admission to Black man […]

Mar 5, 2018

Baltimore attorney disbarred following omission on bar application

Maryland’s top court has disbarred a Baltimore attorney for failing to disclose on his bar application a trial court found he acted in bad faith during a civil case in a prior career as an investigative reporter. The Court of Appeals found Gregory Allen Slate broke multiple rules of the Maryland Lawyers’ Rules of Professional […]

Sep 2, 2016

Md. bar applicant who lied on law school resume denied admission

The Court of Appeals has denied bar admission to an applicant who failed to disclose a prior criminal charge of felony theft on her bar application and intentionally falsified her grade point average on a law school resume. Despite narrow votes in favor of Deirdre Paulette Brown’s admission to the bar by both the State […]

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