Court Report


The real truth about truth in court

One of the ways to attempt to undermine the credibility of a witness at trial is to offer testimony about a person’s character for telling the truth. 
Under Maryland law, certain witnesses are now all…

Checking in with the credibility expert

A basic principal applicable to all jury trials, including in criminal cases, is that the jury is to determine what testimony to believe and to decide the facts. How this principal applies in a jury t…

The folly of fleeing an accident scene

Under Maryland law, a person involved in a fatal motor vehicle accident has the duty to stop and remain at the scene, to render aid to the victim, and to report the accident to the police. 
Maryland’s…