Maryland Courts

  • Baltimore City Circuit Court Mitchell Courthouse
    Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse Closed

    The Baltimore City Circuit Court Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse will be closed through Friday, April 29, 2016, due to damage caused by a fire. Read more.

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    Alert: New Court Lawsuit Scam Surfaces

    The Maryland Judiciary is warning the public about a new telephone scam that uses the threat of lawsuits in local courts to extort money or obtain personal information from people by leading them to believe that they are the subjects of legal actions. Read more.

  • Progress Report

    2016 Progress Report

    The Maryland Judiciary has released its 2016 progress report, Justice at Work. The report highlights the work of all members of the Judiciary to realize the goals set forth in the Judiciary’s 2015 strategic plan. Read more.

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    Talk to a Lawyer for Free at the Maryland Courts Self-Help Center

    Call or chat with a lawyer who can help you represent yourself in your civil case. 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday - Friday Read more.

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    Attorneys - You Must E-file in Anne Arundel County

    Attorneys filing in Anne Arundel County must file electronically or their filings will not be accepted. Effective August 3, 2015, criminal and traffic filings must also be e-filed. Nonpayment of rent cases will continue to be exempt from mandatory e-filing until further notice. Read more.

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MDEC Comes to the Upper Eastern Shore - July 18
MDEC will expand to the Upper Eastern Shore on July 18, which will mean the start of mandatory e-filing for attorneys filing cases in Caroline, Cecil, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot counties, as well as appellate filings that commence in those counties. Read More

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