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Prosecutors oppose Cohen’s plea withdrawal request, claim ‘buyer’s remorse’ (access required)

Jeffrey B. Cohen

Federal prosecutors have fired back at former insurance executive Jeffrey Cohen, who is seeking to withdraw his guilty plea that he claims he was duped into accepting. In written opposition filed Tuesday, the government argued the plea Cohen entered June ...

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STATE OF MARYLAND v. KARIEM YOONUS AKA FARIEN YOONUS and DASHAWN PAYTON (access required)

Did the lower court act without authority when it set aside [a]ppellees’ convictions, permitted them to withdraw from their binding plea agreements and dismissed their indictments for the State’s technical violation of a scheduling order

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JOHN WILLIAM FISHBACK III v. STATE OF MARYLAND (access required)

After the trial judge ensured that the plea agreement was entered into knowingly and voluntarily and described the sentence for each indictment, the court proceeded to sentence Fishback. In doing so, the judge misstated the case numbers pertaining to each indictment. Fishback appeals

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