Maryland Court of Appeals Decisions 2021

Kumar v. State  
Date: December 28, 2021
Docket Number: 21/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that this Court's holding in Kazadi v. State, 223 A.3d 554 (2020), applies to cases in which a defendant had not yet noted an appeal when the opinion was issued in Kazadi but had preserved a Kaz...

Webb v. Giant of Maryland, LLC  
Date: December 21, 2021
Docket Number: 12/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing the circuit court's judgment in favor of Plaintiff in this personal injury case, holding that the court of special appeals did not err...

Alarcon-Ozoria v. State  
Date: December 21, 2021
Docket Number: 4/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Defendant's conviction of illegal possession of a firearm, holding that there was no error. Specifically, the Court of Appeals held (1...

Kumar v. State  
Date: December 20, 2021
Docket Number: 21/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of appeals affirming Defendant's conviction of first-degree murder, holding that this Court's holding in Kazadi v. State, 223 A.3d 554 (Md. 2020), applies to cases...

Sanders v. Board of Education of Harford County  
Date: December 17, 2021
Docket Number: 20/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing the judgment of the circuit court denying Respondents' motion to dismiss Petitioner's petition for judicial review of the decision of t...

O'Sullivan v. State  
Date: December 17, 2021
Docket Number: 3/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed Petitioner's convictions of perjury and misconduct in office, holding that this Court declines to abrogate the two-witness rule for "oath-against-oath" perjury cases and that there was suffi...

Mercer v. Thomas B. Finan Center  
Date: December 17, 2021
Docket Number: 9/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that an administrative law judge (ALJ) with the Maryland Office of Administrative Hearings erred in declining Petitioner's request to be represented by counsel at an administrative hearing regar...

Attorney Grievance v. Roberts
Date: December 8, 2021
Docket Number: 49ag/21
Velicky v. The CopyCat Building LLC (also 2a21)
Date: December 2, 2021
Docket Number: 1/21
Attorney Grievance v. Stout
Date: December 2, 2021
Docket Number: 46ag/21
Moore v. RealPage Utility Management  
Date: November 30, 2021
Docket Number: 1m/21

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case involving the method for determining an apartment tenant's utility bill, the Court of Appeals held that the approval requirements stated in Md. Code Pub. Util. (PU) 7-304 are applicable to all energy allocat...

Velicky v. CopyCat Building LLC  
Date: November 29, 2021
Docket Number: 1/21

Justia Opinion Summary: The Supreme Court determined that the Legislature, through its enactment of a comprehensive statutory framework governing residential landlord and tenant relations, achieved an appropriate balance between a landlord's ri...

Attorney Grievance v. Brown
Date: November 23, 2021
Docket Number: 14ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Brown
Date: November 22, 2021
Docket Number: 14ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Krame
Date: November 19, 2021
Docket Number: 32ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Johnson
Date: November 19, 2021
Docket Number: 33ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Marks
Date: November 15, 2021
Docket Number: 26ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Marks
Date: November 15, 2021
Docket Number: 26ago/21
Reinstatement of Kolawole
Date: November 10, 2021
Docket Number: 30ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Adams
Date: October 28, 2021
Docket Number: 15ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Cassilly
Date: October 28, 2021
Docket Number: 31ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Shanahan
Date: October 25, 2021
Docket Number: 34ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Shields
Date: October 22, 2021
Docket Number: 23ago/21
Attorney Grievance v. Cassilly
Date: October 22, 2021
Docket Number: 31ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Daley
Date: October 22, 2021
Docket Number: 69ag/19
Reinstatement of Petros
Date: October 5, 2021
Docket Number: 28ag/21
Cain v. Midland Funding, LLC  
Date: September 30, 2021
Docket Number: 38/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of appeals issued one opinion to address two petitions for writ of certiorari filed by Clifford Cain, Jr. and Tasha Gambrell challenging the outcome of their putative class actions against Midland Funding, LLC,...

Reinstatement of Love
Date: September 24, 2021
Docket Number: 16ag/21
Application of A.D. for Admission to the Bar
Date: September 13, 2021
Docket Number: 20m/20
Attorney Grievance v. Shields
Date: September 13, 2021
Docket Number: 23ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Marks
Date: September 13, 2021
Docket Number: 26ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Shedlick
Date: September 13, 2021
Docket Number: 29ag/21
Reinstatement of Desimone
Date: September 7, 2021
Docket Number: 20ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Tyrone
Date: September 7, 2021
Docket Number: 36ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Sitton
Date: September 1, 2021
Docket Number: 12ag/21
Reinstatement of Simpson
Date: August 30, 2021
Docket Number: 25ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Stafilatos
Date: August 30, 2021
Docket Number: 27ag/21
Chavis v. Blibaum & Associates, P.A.  
Date: August 27, 2021
Docket Number: 30/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the judgments of the circuit courts dismissing Petitioners' putative class action claiming that Respondents violated the Maryland Cons...

Nationstar Mortgage v. Kemp  
Date: August 27, 2021
Docket Number: 43/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case questioning whether the addition of a definition of "lender" to the Maryland Usury Law during code revision effected a significant change in that law that lay latent for four decades before this case arose,...

Attorney Grievance v. Brooks
Date: August 27, 2021
Docket Number: 71ag/19
Attorney Grievance v. Tatung
Date: August 26, 2021
Docket Number: 14ag/20
Esteppe v. Baltimore City Police Department  
Date: August 25, 2021
Docket Number: 47/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the court of special appeals reversing the ruling of the circuit court that Baltimore City police detective Adam Lewellen had acted within the scope of his employment and tha...

Brawner Builders, Inc. v. Maryland State Highway Administration  
Date: August 25, 2021
Docket Number: 58/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the Maryland State Board of Contract Appeals (MSBCA) granting summary disposition as to the Maryland State Highway Administration's (SHA) claims against Brawner Builders, Inc...

Attorney Grievance v. Sitton
Date: August 24, 2021
Docket Number: 12ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Francis
Date: August 24, 2021
Docket Number: 93ago/20
Attorney Grievance v. Walker-Turner, Sr.
Date: August 20, 2021
Docket Number: 45ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Grimm
Date: August 17, 2021
Docket Number: 21ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Vasiliades
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 10ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Schuman
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 13ago/21
Leidig v. State
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 19/20
Cherry v. Mayor & City Council of Baltimore  
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 36/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the circuit court ruling that Baltimore City had breached its contract with two out of three sub-classes of police officers and firefighters and finding that Ordinance 10-306...

Attorney Grievance v. Schaub
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 3ag/21
Wallace v. State  
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 46/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing the order of the post-conviction court awarding Petitioner a new trial on all counts and instead remanding the case for a new trial sol...

Mainor v. State
Date: August 16, 2021
Docket Number: 55/20
Attorney Grievance v. Moawad
Date: August 11, 2021
Docket Number: 11ago/20
Mainor v. State  
Date: August 11, 2021
Docket Number: 55/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Defendant's convictions and sentences for home invasion, first-degree assault and reckless endangerment, holding that the trial judge a...

Attorney Grievance v. Smith
Date: August 10, 2021
Docket Number: 19ag/21
Lawrence v. State  
Date: August 10, 2021
Docket Number: 32/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that the holding in Lee v. State, 311 Md. 642 (1988), in which the Court held that the predecessor statute to Md. Code Crim. Law (CR) 4-203(a)(1)(I) imposed strict liability for wearing, carryin...

Leidig v. State  
Date: August 5, 2021
Docket Number: 19/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Defendant's convictions, holding that, under article 21 of the Maryland Declaration of Rights, a statement contained in a scientific re...

State v. Miller  
Date: August 5, 2021
Docket Number: 24/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the trial court convicting Defendant of first-degree rape and other offenses, holding that the trial court did not violate Defendant's constitutional rights by allowing the t...

Ocean City v. Worcester County  
Date: August 5, 2021
Docket Number: 52/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this dispute between a municipality seeking tax setoffs and a county that refused to grant them, the Court of Appeals affirmed the conclusion of the court of special appeals that Md. Code Tax-Prop. ** 6-305 and 6-306...

Cain v. Midland Funding, LLC  
Date: August 4, 2021
Docket Number: 38/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this two putative class action cases concerning the applicable statute of limitations for claims filed by consumer debtors against a consumer debt buyer, Midland Funding, LLC, the Court of Appeals held that Petitioner...

Attorney Grievance v. Leatherman
Date: August 4, 2021
Docket Number: 40ag/20
Kidder v. State  
Date: August 4, 2021
Docket Number: 53/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed Defendant's convictions of numerous criminal offenses related to a drunk driving incident that resulted in the death of a cyclist, holding that Defendant's challenge to the jury selection me...

MAS Associates, LLC v. Korotki  
Date: August 4, 2021
Docket Number: 54/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgments of the circuit courts against Petitioners on counts of unjust enrichment and violation of the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law that were entered upon remand and reinsta...

Reinstatement of Sperling
Date: July 28, 2021
Docket Number: 105ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Dailey
Date: July 23, 2021
Docket Number: 6ag/20
Mahai v. State  
Date: July 20, 2021
Docket Number: 41/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals dismissed this appeal of the court of special appeals' denial of an application for leave to appeal in a postconviction proceeding, holding that this Court lacked subject matter jurisdiction pursuant...

Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. v. Timm  
Date: July 15, 2021
Docket Number: 18/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case concerning the interpretation of an ambiguous voting provision in a corporation's charter the Court of Appeals affirmed the circuit court's grant of summary judgment in favor of Respondents, shareholders of...

RDC Melanie Drive v. Eppard  
Date: July 15, 2021
Docket Number: 48/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the circuit court's declaratory judgment concluding that Homeowners' amended restrictive covenant validly prohibited the construction o...

Town of Riverdale Park v. Askhar  
Date: July 15, 2021
Docket Number: 49/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the circuit court's dismissal of Plaintiff's malicious prosecution claim and reversing the grant of Defendant's motion for judgment not...

Wright v. State  
Date: July 13, 2021
Docket Number: 40/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Defendant's conviction of attempted first-degree murder and related charges, holding that the trial court did not abuse its discretion...

E.N. v. T.R.  
Date: July 12, 2021
Docket Number: 44/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that where there are two legal parents, both legal parents must consent to and foster a third party's formation and establishment of a parent-like relationship with a child under the first facto...

Davis v. State  
Date: July 12, 2021
Docket Number: 51/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Petitioner's convictions and the judgment of the circuit court denying Petitioner's motion to transfer jurisdiction to the juvenile cou...

Angel Enterprises Ltd. Partnership v. Talbot County  
Date: July 9, 2021
Docket Number: 45/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case concerning Talbot County's authority to impose civil penalties for Petitioners' violations of the Talbot County Code arising from their unlawful actions associated with clearing trees and constructing a driv...

Madrid v. State  
Date: July 9, 2021
Docket Number: 50/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Defendant's conviction of murder and attempted murder, holding that Defendant knowingly and voluntarily waived his rights under Miranda...

Reinstatement of Blumenfeld
Date: July 9, 2021
Docket Number: 60ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Schuman
Date: July 8, 2021
Docket Number: 13ag/21
Reinstatement of Jordan
Date: June 29, 2021
Docket Number: 96ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Bohan
Date: June 25, 2021
Docket Number: 101ag/20
State v. Ablonczy  
Date: June 23, 2021
Docket Number: 28/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing Defendant's conviction for armed robbery, robbery and other crimes, holding that accepting a jury as ultimately empaneled does not waiv...

Attorney Grievance v. Portillo
Date: June 17, 2021
Docket Number: 22ag/20
Tengeres v. State  
Date: June 17, 2021
Docket Number: 42/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the circuit court denying Appellant's motion to reinstate her appeal and her motion to reconsider that denial, holding that the circuit court incorrectly applied the "good ca...

Resignation of Suss
Date: June 15, 2021
Docket Number: 90ag/20
In re: Special Investigation Misc. 1064
Date: June 10, 2021
Docket Number: 20/20
Advanced Radiology v. Barton
Date: June 8, 2021
Docket Number: 56pc/20
Ross v. Ross
Date: June 8, 2021
Docket Number: 57pc/20
Hunt v. State  
Date: June 7, 2021
Docket Number: 21/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that, under the unique circumstance of the late Joseph Kopera's deception of Maryland's courts and defendants for decades in a number of criminal cases in which he testified as an expert in the...

Anne Arundel County v. Reeves  
Date: June 7, 2021
Docket Number: 68/19

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that Md. Code Ts. & Jud. Proc. (CJP) 11-1110 limits the recovery for compensatory damages to the amount specified by that statute and does not allow for recovery of noneconomic compensatory dama...

Reinstatement of Barnwell
Date: June 7, 2021
Docket Number: 98ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Farmer
Date: June 4, 2021
Docket Number: 2ag/21
Attorney Grievance v. Simpson
Date: June 4, 2021
Docket Number: 97ag/20
Hector v. Bank of New York Mellon
Date: June 3, 2021
Docket Number: 10/20
Attorney Grievance v. Vasiliades
Date: June 3, 2021
Docket Number: 99ag/20
Whittington v. State  
Date: June 2, 2021
Docket Number: 35/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the circuit court's denial of Defendant's motion to suppress, holding that the court of special appeals did not err in holding that the...

Attorney Grievance v. Neverdon
Date: May 28, 2021
Docket Number: 12ag/20
Hector v. Bank of New York Mellon  
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 10/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the circuit court's grant of summary judgment to the Bank of New York Mellon (BNYM) in this negligence com...

In re Judge Nickerson  
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 1jdo/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals agreed with the recommendation of the Maryland Commission on Judicial Disabilities that the Court issue an order removing Amy Leigh Nickerson, a judge of the Orphans' Court for Kent County, holding t...

Attorney Grievance v. Portillo
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 22ag/20
Clark v. State  
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 23/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming Defendant's sentence that was imposed in connection with his convictions for illegal possession of an assault weapon and possession of...

Attorney Grievance v. Leatherman
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 40agpc/20
Attorney Grievance v. McCarthy
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 72ag/19
Attorney Grievance v. Francis
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 93ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Kong-Sivert
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 95ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Gueh-Thoronka
Date: May 20, 2021
Docket Number: 94ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Patel
Date: May 14, 2021
Docket Number: 75ag/20
Application of Nemirovsky
Date: May 13, 2021
Docket Number: 14m/20
Application of Nemirovsky
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 14m/20
Lee v. WinnCompanies
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 25pc/20
Attorney Grievance v. Nabit
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 92ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Akpan
Date: May 11, 2021
Docket Number: 91ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Spangler
Date: May 7, 2021
Docket Number: 71ag/20
Reinstatement of Ackerman
Date: May 3, 2021
Docket Number: 87ag/20
Travelocity.com v. Comptroller  
Date: April 30, 2021
Docket Number: 14/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the tax court determining that, between 2003 and 2011, Travelocity.com LP was liable for sums due under the sales and use tax pursuant to Md. Code Tax-Gen. 11-102(a), holding...

Wheeling v. Selene Finance LP  
Date: April 30, 2021
Docket Number: 27/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed in part and affirmed in part the judgment of the court of special appeals dismissing an amended complaint for failure to state a claim upon which relief can be granted, holding that Petition...

Reinstatement of Cooper
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 80ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Fineblum
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 3ag/20
Taylor v. State  
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 2/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed Defendant's conviction for various charges related to a home invasion, holding that a the trial court erred by giving an anti-CSI effect instruction and that the error was not harmless. At...

Trott v. State  
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 9m/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the circuit court denying Defendant's motion to suppress, holding that, under the circumstances presented in this case, the police had reasonable suspicion to conduct a brief...

Attorney Grievance v. Priest
Date: April 22, 2021
Docket Number: 86ag/20
Fowlkes v. Choudhry  
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 6/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals vacating a jury award of $500,000 against Dr. Shabbir Choudhry for loss of household services, which Petitioner alleged she would have received f...

Attorney Grievance v. Stewart
Date: April 8, 2021
Docket Number: 84ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Stewart
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 84ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Desimone
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 8ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Viladegut
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 54ag/19
Nationwide Property & Casualty Insurance Co. v. Selective Way Insurance Co.  
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 1/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals concluding that prejudgment interest on defense costs where a party breaches its duty to defend does not fall within the exception to the "modifi...

Attorney Grievance v. Karambelas
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 37ag/19
Attorney Grievance v. Young
Date: March 31, 2021
Docket Number: 23ag/19
In re Walker  
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 8m/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals answered a certified question of law by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland by holding that the Maryland Contract Lien Act (MCLA), Md. Code Ann. Real Prop. 14-201 - 206, d...

Attorney Grievance v. Viladegut
Date: March 29, 2021
Docket Number: 54ag/19
In the Matter of Judge Nickerson
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 1jd/20
Attorney Grievance v. Portillo
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 22agpc/20
Conner v. State  
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 26/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the court of special appeals affirming the judgment of the circuit court finding Appellant in violation of his probation and sentencing him to serve ten years, holding that t...

Merryman v. University of Baltimore  
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 33/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this grievance proceeding, the Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals vacating the judgment of the circuit court affirming in part and reversing in part the decision of the ALJ and rema...

Attorney Grievance v. Dabney
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 48ag/20
Fowlkes v. Choudhry  
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 6/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing the judgment of the circuit court for $500,000 in economic damages to Petitioner under the Wrongful Death Act, Md. Code Ann. Cts. & Jud...

Attorney Grievance v. Baker
Date: March 26, 2021
Docket Number: 81ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Glick
Date: March 18, 2021
Docket Number: 16agc/20
Attorney Grievance v. Johnson
Date: March 16, 2021
Docket Number: 63ag/18
Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc. v. Department of Finance of Baltimore City  
Date: March 15, 2021
Docket Number: 9/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the denial of Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc.'s request for a refund of the taxes that it paid pursuant to a Baltimore City ordinance for the privilege of selling advertising on billboards that...

Attorney Grievance v. Resnick
Date: March 11, 2021
Docket Number: 16ag/20
United Bank v. Buckingham  
Date: March 9, 2021
Docket Number: 1m/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals held that a change in life insurance beneficiary constitutes a conveyance under the Maryland Uniform Fraudulent Conveyance Act (MUFCA), Md. Code Comm. Law 15-201(c), and that a guardian of property i...

Attorney Grievance v. Resnick
Date: March 9, 2021
Docket Number: 76ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Sadur
Date: March 5, 2021
Docket Number: 35ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Eide
Date: March 5, 2021
Docket Number: 42ag/19
Uthus v. Valley Mill Camp  
Date: March 4, 2021
Docket Number: 7/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this family dispute regarding a family business the Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the decision of the trial court entering judgment in favor of Valley Mill Camp, Inc....

Attorney Grievance v. Barnwell
Date: March 3, 2021
Docket Number: 54ag/20
Reinstatement of Moreno
Date: March 3, 2021
Docket Number: 74ag/20
State v. Rovin  
Date: March 2, 2021
Docket Number: 29/20

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case stemming from a lawsuit brought by Respondent against the State and the law enforcement officers and prosecutors who were responsible for charging her with assault and juror intimidation, the Court of Appeal...

Mayor & City Cnc. of Balt. v. ProVen Mgmt.
Date: March 2, 2021
Docket Number: 8/20
Attorney Grievance v. Viladegut
Date: March 1, 2021
Docket Number: 54agpc/19
Resignation of Branson
Date: March 1, 2021
Docket Number: 56ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Sperling
Date: March 1, 2021
Docket Number: 6ag/19
Mayor & City Council of Baltimore v. ProVen Management, Inc.  
Date: March 1, 2021
Docket Number: 8/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals concluding that it had jurisdiction to consider this appeal, holding that, under the circumstances, there was no right to appeal arising under st...

Attorney Grievance v. Narvaiz
Date: February 23, 2021
Docket Number: 70ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Narvaiz
Date: February 23, 2021
Docket Number: 73ag/20
State v. Morris
Date: February 9, 2021
Docket Number: 37pc/20
Attorney Grievance v. Kolawole
Date: February 5, 2021
Docket Number: 26ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Birch
Date: February 4, 2021
Docket Number: 70ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Cooper
Date: February 2, 2021
Docket Number: 67ag/20
Canales-Yanez v. State  
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Number: 11/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals affirming the denial of Defendant's motion for new trial on the grounds that certain newly discovered evidence was immaterial, holding that there...

State v. McGagh  
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Number: 12/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing Defendant's conviction of perjury and making a false statement to a police officer, holding that the State presented sufficient evidenc...

State v. Sayles  
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Numbers: 15/20, 16/20, 17/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing the circuit court's judgment entering judgment on the jury's verdict finding Defendants guilty of home invasion and other crimes, holdi...

K. Hovnanian Homes of Maryland, LLC v. Havre de Grace  
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Number: 22/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals holding that a developer, K. Hovnanian Homes of Maryland, LLC (Hovnanian) could not enforce an agreement against the Mayor and City Council of Ha...

State v. Elzey  
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Number: 3/20

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing Defendant's conviction of voluntary manslaughter and ordering a new trial, holding that the trial court erred in its formulation of the...

Attorney Grievance v. Wortham
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Number: 67ag/19
State v. Carter  
Date: January 29, 2021
Docket Number: 74/19

Justia Opinion Summary: The Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of the court of special appeals reversing Defendant's convictions on the grounds that the circuit court should have granted Defendant's motion to suppress, holding that the Stat...

Attorney Grievance v. Chang
Date: January 19, 2021
Docket Number: 19ag/20
Attorney Grievance v. Ackerman
Date: January 4, 2021
Docket Number: 55ag/19
Attorney Grievance v. Love
Date: January 4, 2021
Docket Number: 59ag/19
Attorney Grievance v. Moreno
Date: January 4, 2021
Docket Number: 64ag/20
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