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CSA: Default judgment can be challenged 6 years later

A civil defendant facing a $500,000 default judgment – who did not respond to the case despite multiple attempts to reach her for nearly six years – may still be able to get the judgment vacated if she can prove she did not waive personal jurisdiction, the Court of Special Appeals has held.

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Woman awarded $6.5M default judgment in failed abortion case

A woman who alleged a failed, negligently performed abortion led to the birth of her severely disabled son has been awarded a $6.5 million default judgment in Baltimore federal court against a Frederick OB/GYN facility and its medical staff.

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