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Tag Archives: Judges

End the mandatory retirement age for judges

Hindman Gen JD

The Daily Record reported Tuesday on the five applicants for the vacant Court of Appeals seat that is the result of the “retirement” of Judge Glenn T. Harrell Jr. I used quotation marks because Harrell’s departure from the high court ...

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Shuffling in Montgomery County as circuit court goes down a judge

Montgomery County Circuit Court (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

Even before Judge Audrey A. Creighton announced Monday her upcoming retirement, assigning cases had been a challenge in Montgomery County Circuit Court, according to her boss. “It’s been problematic scheduling her because of all that’s going on,” Administrative Judge John ...

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Group claims Balt. Co. picks for judicial nominating commission not diverse enough

Michelle Daughtery Siri (File)

Gov. Larry Hogan has yet to appoint a judge in any state court, but who might be helping him vet candidates in Baltimore County has raised concerns. The Women's Law Center of Maryland, in a letter written last week, asked the governor to remand nominations for the county's Trial Court Judicial Nominating Commission because all four people are white men.

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