Court Report


Support circuit court judges

This year the four judges appointed to the Circuit Court for Montgomery County since the last election will be on the ballot for the primary election on June 24. The ballot does not identify them as j…

The case of the dying declaration

There is no more dramatic circumstance in  a criminal case, whether in the movies or in real life, than when  the victim who the killer believes has been dispatched manages to identify the m…

In defense of the sitting judges

Montgomery County is very fortunate to have one of the finest group of Circuit Court judges in the State. Because the Maryland Constitution still includes a provision that Circuit Court judges appoint…

Signs, signs everywhere a big ole sign

 
Maryland common law traditionally has held that an owner of property owes only a very limited duty to a trespasser on that property. There are statutes or regulations that the State or Counties…