Family Law Termination of parental rights BOTTOM LINE: Based on the factors enumerated in FL §5-323(d), the circuit court did not abuse its discretion in determining that termination of appellants’ parental rights was in the best interests of the child. ...Read More »
MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Contract Law, Waiver of conditions precedent: A party may waive, by its actions or statements, a condition precedent in a contract, even when that contract has a non-waiver clause; however, whether defendant’s actions amounted to a ...
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Administrative Law Collateral estoppel BOTTOM LINE: Where there was a finding of child neglect in a prior administrative case, the doctrine of collateral estoppel applied to bar the mother’s appeal of the ALJ’s finding of indicated child neglect in a ...Read More »
A presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal historical documents from archives in several states will remain in federal custody over the weekend. A judge will wait to consider prosecutors’ recommendation that Barry Landau remain in custody on Monday to ...Read More »
Maryland State Police say an inmate is back in custody one day after he escaped from the state prison complex near Hagerstown. They say Baltimore City Police detectives and a state police fugitive team captured 36-year-old Jerome Taylor shortly after ...Read More »
Maryland attorneys who oppose a proposed requirement that they take continuing legal education courses might find kinship with Louisiana judges. A proposed resolution in the Louisiana legislature would urge the state Supreme Court to develop a mandatory CLE course on family law for ...Read More »