ANNAPOLIS — Del. Tiffany T. Alston’s trial on charges of misdemeanor theft and misconduct in office got underway Tuesday, after a judge restricted her ability to claim that the charges against her were politically motivated. Alston, a Prince George’s County ...Read More »
Del. Tiffany T. Alston, already under indictment on theft charges by the state prosecutor, stands accused of ethical violations toward clients that could lead to the suspension of her law license. The ethics allegations, brought by bar counsel for the ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s top court has effectively decided to hold off on ordering that public defenders be provided to indigent suspects at initial bail hearings until the General Assembly acts on legislation that could make such an order moot. The ...
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ANNAPOLIS – Del. Jill P. Carter, one of two lawmakers who on Tuesday held up a committee vote on legislation that would legalize same-sex marriage, refused to discuss the situation Wednesday morning, leaving the fate of the high-profile bill in ...Read More »