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Law Digest: 1/31/11

MARYLAND COURT OF SPECIAL APPEALS Civil Procedure, Discovery sanctions: Where the plaintiff’s counsel’s answers to interrogatories did not comply with Rule 2-402, the trial court did not abuse its discretion in imposing sanctions and excluding the testimony of plaintiff’s expert ...

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Law digest: January 10, 2011

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Administrative Law, Public Information Act: Prison warden improperly denied inmate’s request for documents under the Public Information Act by directing the inmate to resubmit the requests to individual departments within the prison’s agency. Ireland v. Shearin, ...

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Law digest: December 13, 2010

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Consumer Protection, New-home construction: Although the evidence did not support the conclusion that a developer held itself out as a registered home builder, its new-home construction contracts violated the Consumer Protection Act by requiring purchasers to ...

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Law digest: November 22, 2010

Banking Law, Credit Agreement Act: The circuit court may consider borrowers’ allegations of negligence, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty as grounds to open, modify or vacate the confessed judgment entered against them. Pease v. Wachovia SBA Lending, Inc., No. ...

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MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Criminal Procedure, Juror misconduct: Trial judge erred in failing to conduct voir dire to determine if jurors’ contact with the State’s key witness indicated prejudice against defendant. Dillard v. State, No. 50, September Term, 2009. RecordFax ...

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