2018 Maryland Code
Criminal Law
Title 9 - Crimes Against Public Administration
Subtitle 3 - Obstructing Justice
§ 9-306. Obstruction of justice

  • (a) Prohibited. -- A person may not, by threat, force, or corrupt means, obstruct, impede, or try to obstruct or impede the administration of justice in a court of the State.

  • (b) Penalty. -- A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 5 years or a fine not exceeding $ 10,000 or both.

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