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.
Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. Maryland may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.