2017 Maryland Code
Criminal Law
Title 3 - Other Crimes Against the Person
Subtitle 2 - Assault, Reckless Endangerment, and Related Crimes
§ 3-207. Dismissal of assault charge

  • (a) Dismissal. -- On a pretrial motion of the State, a court may dismiss a charge of assault if:
    • (1) the victim and the defendant agree to the dismissal; and
    • (2) the court considers the dismissal proper.
  • (b) Payment of costs. -- The defendant shall pay the costs that would have been incurred if the defendant had been found guilty.
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