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Princess Anne commissioner has extortion conviction reversed

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A Princess Anne town commissioner did not commit extortion when he told a fellow commissioner up for re-election that he would convince a potential opponent not to run in exchange for $5,000, the Court of Special Appeals ruled last week. Lionel ...

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After appointee declines Eastern Shore judgeship, 3 new nominees sent to Hogan

Attorneys who seek this view in a courtroom must be as diligent in their written work as they are in their in-court advocacy because nominating commissions pay as much attention to briefs as they do to courtroom oratory, according to T. Christine Pham. The Baltimore lawyer is moderating a panel at the MSBA annual meeting featuring judges giving advice to lawyers who dream of sitting on the bench. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

Three rejected applicants for the Somerset County Circuit Court bench will have their names sent to Gov. Larry Hogan for consideration after the position had to be re-advertised when the first appointee declined the post. District Judge Paula A. Price ...

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