2017 Maryland Code
Title 9 - Crimes Against Public Administration
Subtitle 2 - Bribery
§ 9-202. Bribery of juror; acceptance of bribe by juror
- (a) Prohibited -- Bribing juror. -- A person may not bribe or attempt to bribe a juror for rendering a verdict.
- (b) Prohibited -- Juror accepting bribe. -- A juror may not accept a bribe for rendering a verdict.
- (c) Penalty. -- A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction:
- (1) is subject to imprisonment for not less than 18 months and not exceeding 6 years; and
- (2) may not serve on a jury in the future.
- (d) Statute of limitations and in banc review. -- A person who violates this section is subject to § 5-106(b) of the Courts Article.
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