2010 Maryland Code
CRIMINAL LAW
TITLE 2 - HOMICIDE
Subtitle 2 - Murder and Manslaughter
Section 2-204 - Murder in the second degree.

§ 2-204. Murder in the second degree.
 

(a)  In general.- A murder that is not in the first degree under § 2-201 of this subtitle is in the second degree. 

(b)  Penalty.- A person who commits a murder in the second degree is guilty of a felony and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 30 years. 
 

[An. Code 1957, art. 27, §§ 411, 412(d); 2002, ch. 26, § 2.]   

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