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Tag Archives: U.S. District Court

Maryland man gets prison for Virginia fire bombing

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A 26-year-old Frederick man has been sentenced to nearly 16 years in prison for fire bombing the Loudoun County Department of Community Corrections building. The government said Jonathan Ernesto Godoy was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court ...

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Prince George’s County faces $900K lawsuit alleging false arrest

A Washington man who alleges he was illegally searched, arrested and detained for five days without cause has filed a $900,000 lawsuit against Prince George’s County. Lynwood Poindexter claims he was held for hours in solitary confinement in “austere and ...

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Lawsuit alleges Baltimore City teachers improperly denied leave

An alleged longstanding practice in the Baltimore City Public School system that leads to teachers being denied Family and Medical Leave Act benefits is being challenged in federal court and may become a class action. According to the lawsuit, filed ...

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