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4th Circuit holds Mosby is immune from Freddie Gray officers’ civil suits (access required)

Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby is entitled to immunity from civil lawsuits brought by five of the police officers she charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held Monday in dismissing the cases.

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4th Circuit hears appeal of ruling denying Mosby immunity (access required)

A federal appeals court will determine if Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby is immune from a lawsuit by five police officers who claim she maliciously prosecuted them in the death of Freddie Gray. Maryland Assistant Attorney General Karl Pothier told ...

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Baltimore prosecutors, Innocence Project receive federal grant to support partnership (access required)

The Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office and the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project received a grant to fund additional staff to support their efforts to identify and investigate wrongful convictions. The combined $219,366 in funds from the U.S. Department of Justice will ...

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4th Circuit affirms Mosby’s right to fire prosecutor who backed opponent (access required)

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby was within her rights to fire a prosecutor who had campaigned for her opponent in the 2014 election, a federal appellate panel held Tuesday. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously affirmed ...

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Vignarajah, prosecutor tied to ‘Serial’ case, running for office (access required)

A former prosecutor who argued against a new murder trial for a man known to millions through the popular “Serial” podcast is running for office. The Baltimore Sun reported Thursday that Thiru Vignarajah will run in next year’s Democratic primary for ...

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4th Circuit to hear fired Baltimore prosecutor’s appeal (access required)

A former prosecutor who was fired by Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby after backing Mosby’s election opponent will have her case heard by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday. A federal judge dismissed Keri L. Borzilleri’s lawsuit last year, ...

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4th Circuit schedules December arguments in Mosby immunity case (access required)

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has tentatively scheduled oral arguments in December for Marilyn Mosby’s appeal of her immunity from suit by the Baltimore City Police officers prosecuted after Freddie Gray’s death. The appellate court, which frequently decides ...

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Davis: ‘Nothing questionable’ in third Baltimore police body camera video incident (access required)

Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis on Thursday criticized State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby’s decision to drop dozens of cases earlier this week after announcing a third “questionable” body-worn camera video was reported to her office. “I firmly disagree with this ...

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