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Opinions – Maryland Court of Appeals: 7/11/11

Administrative Law Withdrawal of election to review BOTTOM LINE: Once the District Council of Prince George’s County elects to review a decision, it is not permitted to withdraw that election and it must hold a hearing on the merits and ...

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Law digest: 3/7/11

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Administrative Law, Judicial review: Meaningful judicial review was possible where the Board of Appeals summarized substantial evidence in support of its conclusory findings that the variance applicants had failed to establish that their proposed development would ...

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Opinions – Maryland Court of Special Appeals: 3/7/11

Criminal Procedure Reach-in searches BOTTOM LINE: Where, police partially exposed defendants’ buttocks during searches incident to their arrests, searches were reasonable because they were “reach-in” rather than strip searches. CASE: Allen v. State, Smith v. State, Nos. 1963, 1968, Sept. ...

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Westminster businessman sentenced to 15 months

A Westminster businessman who conspired to steal more than $1 million from the Maryland Legal Aid Bureau over the course of a decade has been sentenced to 15 months in prison. Wendell “Sonny” Jackson, 60, who was sentenced Friday by ...

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