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Baltimore County court clerk retires after 56 years of service

To say Billy Allen has forgotten more about the law than many lawyers know is only partially true, because the chief deputy clerk of the Baltimore County Circuit Court does not forget anything. But for a man steeped in legal ...

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Jury selected for second Exxon trial

Fourteen jurors have been selected to hear the second mass-action lawsuit against ExxonMobil Corp. stemming from a 25,000-plus-gallon leak in Jacksonville nearly five years ago. The jurors were picked Monday in Baltimore County Circuit Court, the fifth day of jury ...

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Towson law firm encourages pro bono work

Erika Alsid Short has volunteered hundreds of hours in the last six years on a death penalty case that has wound its way through the state and federal courts. So when she interviewed three years ago at newly formed Chason, ...

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St. Joseph’s settles False Claims suit by U.S. for $22M

St. Joseph Medical Center has agreed to pay $22 million to settle allegations that it paid illegal kickbacks to MidAtlantic Cardiovascular Associates over a 10-year period and, separately, billed federal benefit programs for “medically unnecessary stents.” MidAtlantic demanded and received ...

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Foreclosure auctions called off

More than 70 percent of the scheduled auctions of foreclosed homes at three Towson-based auction houses were canceled last week as lenders continued to review paperwork for potential errors. Online listings for residential foreclosures at Tidewater Auctions LLC, Mid-Atlantic Auctioneers ...

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