Live from the State’s Highest Court
The Court of Appeals will webcast oral arguments October 2, 3, 6 and 7 beginning at 10 a.m. Watch the live webcast.
Maryland Judiciary Creates Access to Justice Department
Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera has announced the creation of the Access to Justice Department within the Judiciary. The new department will work to develop, consolidate, coordinate, and implement policy initiatives to expand access to and enhance the quality of justice in civil legal matters. Read more.
Young Artists’ Contest Helps Promote Peacemaking
The Maryland Judiciary is asking young artists to help promote peacemaking in its annual Conflict Resolution Student Bookmark Art Contest. The contest, for Maryland students in grades K-8, helps celebrate Conflict Resolution Day, which is Thursday, Oct. 16. Read more.
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Public Alert: Beware of “Court” Scams
The Maryland Judiciary wants to warn the public about “court” scams that have been reported. Read more.
Attorneys Needed to Provide Legal Counsel for Indigent Criminal Defendants
The District Court of Maryland has launched a statewide campaign to recruit attorneys to provide legal counsel to indigent criminal defendants during their initial appearances conducted by District Court commissioners. Read more.
Do You Need a Lawyer?
Should you represent yourself in a court case or do you need a lawyer? How do you find and work with a lawyer? Two new videos on the Maryland Judiciary website help answer these questions. Read more.
- 10-02: Webcast of Oral arguments
- 10-01: Amicus Curiarum October 2014, Vol. 31, Issue 10
- 10-01: Applicants for vacancy on Circuit and District Courts for Montgomery County
- 09-30: Appellate Opinions filed
- 10-02: COA Open Meeting on 186th Report Category 1 Emergency Rules Proposals
- Revised/New District Court Administrative Regulations XVII, XXXV & XXXVI (Effective 10/1/14)
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