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Appeals court finds class settlement interferes with consumer protection case

Judge Douglas R.M. Nazarian xxxxx. (File photo)

The Court of Special Appeals reversed a trial judge’s approval of a settlement with victims of an exploitative lead paint settlement scheme, finding the parties could not bargain away the Maryland Consumer Protection Division’s right to seek restitution from the ...

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Kennedy Krieger seeks dismissal of sibling suit over lead-paint abatement study

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ANNAPOLIS – An attorney for Kennedy Krieger Institute told a skeptical Maryland high court Tuesday the research facility owed no legal duty to siblings of participants in its controversial 1990s lead-paint abatement study in Baltimore and thus cannot be sued ...

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