News Releases/News Items

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 5, 2019 Media Advisory: District Court to hold Schools in the Court program for Anne Arundel County students
December 4, 2019 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court Adult Drug Treatment Court Celebrates 25 Years
December 2, 2019 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court to honor Drug and DUI Court graduates
December 2, 2019 Media Advisory: Winners announced for Maryland Judiciary’s 14th Annual Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest
November 18, 2019 Towson District Courthouse scheduled to move to new Catonsville District Courthouse on January 6, 2020
November 18, 2019 Media Advisory: Circuit courts in Maryland celebrate adoptions as part of National Adoption Day
November 13, 2019 Media Advisory: Maryland’s highest court to welcome students from DJS facilities for oratorical contest
November 5, 2019 Media Advisory: Baltimore City Veterans Treatment Court celebrates fourth anniversary
October 29, 2019 State Law Library renamed in honor of Maryland native and Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall
October 25, 2019 Media Advisory: Hearing set for Monday, October 28, 2019 for State of Maryland v. Jarrod Warren Ramos
October 23, 2019 Media Advisory: Jury selection, trial to begin for State of Maryland v. Jarrod Warren Ramos
October 23, 2019 Baltimore City District Court, Wabash Courthouse only, will be closed on Friday, October 25, due to the proximity of funeral services for Congressman Cummings
October 23, 2019 Media Advisory: Circuit Court for Calvert County celebrates Adult Treatment Court graduates
October 21, 2019 Media Advisory: District Court to hold Schools in the Court program for Anne Arundel County students
October 15, 2019 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project celebrates seventh graduating class
October 1, 2019 Media Advisory: State Law Library renaming ceremony to celebrate legacy of Maryland native and Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall
September 23, 2019 Media Advisory: Prince George’s County District Court honors adult drug court graduates
September 23, 2019 Towson District Courthouse operations will temporarily move to new Catonsville courthouse location due to HVAC system repairs
September 18, 2019 Judge Audrey J. S. Carrión named Baltimore City circuit administrative judge
September 16, 2019 Maryland Judiciary asks students to create artwork to foster peaceful resolution of conflicts
August 26, 2019 Maryland attorneys must pay annual CPF assessment and file pro bono and IOLTA reports by September 10
July 18, 2019 Media Advisory: Adult Treatment Court graduates honored at Circuit Court for Calvert County
June 26, 2019 Maryland attorneys now being notified by email to pay CPF assessment and to file pro bono and IOLTA reports
June 25, 2019 Afternoon dockets canceled due to air conditioning unit failure in District Court for Anne Arundel County in Annapolis
June 25, 2019 Courts, court offices, and administrative offices will close Friday, July 5
June 13, 2019 New courthouse in Queen Anne’s County scheduled to open for business next week
June 13, 2019 Doors set to open on new Queen Anne’s County Circuit Courthouse in Centreville
May 30, 2019 Media Advisory: Prince George’s County District Court honors adult drug court graduates
May 22, 2019 Baltimore City District Court bail review hearing location changes
May 15, 2019 Circuit Court for Harford County now accepting qualified defendants for new adult drug court
May 10, 2019 Media Advisory: Fourth annual Courting Art Baltimore contest awards $20,000 in scholarships to city students
May 9, 2019 Maryland Judiciary reminds lawyers they must register with the Attorney Information System by June 1
May 9, 2019 Media Advisory: Howard County District Court celebrates drug court graduation during National Drug Court Month
May 1, 2019 Maryland Judiciary updates, digitizes guide to assist journalists covering Maryland’s courts
April 25, 2019 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Appeals hosts Mock Trial State Championship
April 24, 2019 Media Advisory: Juror Appreciation Week kicks off at Harford County Circuit Court with a new jury assembly room
April 10, 2019 New caller ID ‘spoofing’ scam demands payments for violations
April 5, 2019 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project celebrates sixth graduating class
April 1, 2019 Media Advisory: Baltimore high school students' artwork unveiled during Courting Art Baltimore reception
March 28, 2019 Media Advisory: District Court to hold Schools in the Court program for Anne Arundel County students
March 25, 2019 Court of Special Appeals hears arguments at University of Baltimore School of Law
March 20, 2019 Judge Mark S. Chandlee named administrative judge of the Circuit Court for Calvert County
March 11, 2019 Deceptive letter uses court name and threatens to seize bank accounts of residents, Maryland Judiciary warns
February 22, 2019 Baltimore County courts launch electronic case management system
February 19, 2019 Media Advisory: Circuit Court for Calvert County to honor Adult Treatment Court graduates
February 8, 2019 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, February 10
February 7, 2019 Media Advisory: District Court to hold Schools in the Court program for Anne Arundel County students
January 31, 2019 Media Advisory: Chief Judge Barbera to deliver State of the Judiciary Address to the Maryland General Assembly
January 29, 2019 Judge Fred S. Hecker named administrative judge of the Circuit Court for Carroll County
January 23, 2019 Conflict Resolution Day Art Contest winners meet with Chief Judge Barbera during special reception

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 26, 2018 New court rules refine court processes regarding guardianships of vulnerable Marylanders
December 20, 2018 Courts, court offices, and court administrative offices will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
December 18, 2018 New Maryland Rules shift pro bono and IOLTA reporting for attorneys to fiscal year cycle
December 14, 2018 Scheduled website maintenance
December 12, 2018 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court to honor Adult Drug and DUI Court graduates
December 11, 2018 Maryland lawyers donate 1.16 million hours of legal service to help state’s underserved
December 10, 2018 Media Advisory: Maryland Judiciary hosts participants from the 13th Annual Conflict Resolution Day Art Contest
December 4, 2018 Suzanne C. Johnson named clerk of the Maryland Court of Appeals
December 3, 2018 Media Advisory: Courts, court offices, and administrative offices will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 5
November 28, 2018 Media Advisory: District Court to hold Schools in the Court program for Anne Arundel County students
November 26, 2018 Media Advisory: Howard County District Court to honor adult drug and DUI court graduates
November 15, 2018 Media Advisory: Circuit Courts in Maryland Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 13, 2018 Baltimore City Veterans Treatment Court celebrates graduates, three-year anniversary
November 8, 2018 Media Advisory: Maryland Judiciary hosts students from DJS facilities for oratorical contest
November 7, 2018 Media Advisory: Baltimore City Veterans Treatment Court celebrates graduates, three-year anniversary
November 1, 2018 Self-Help Center Provider Conference examines enhancing assistance for self-represented litigants
October 24, 2018 Baltimore City District Court honors fifth class of Re-Entry Project graduates
October 17, 2018 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project celebrates fifth graduating class
October 5, 2018 New Frederick self-help center first in state to provide assistance to self-represented litigants in both district and circuit courts
October 4, 2018 Brownie troop meets with Montgomery County circuit court judges
October 1, 2018 Maryland Judiciary offers new self-help video series on child custody, child welfare, and expungement
September 28, 2018 Media Advisory: Maryland Court Self-Help Center in Frederick celebrates grand opening
September 24, 2018 Judiciary contest promotes peacemaking through artwork
September 21, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, September 23
September 13, 2018 Media Advisory: Frederick County Circuit Court to honor adult drug treatment court graduates
September 11, 2018 Judge William V. Tucker named Administrative Judge of Howard County Circuit Court
September 4, 2018 Worcester County launches pretrial supervision program for circuit and district courts
August 30, 2018 Law enforcement warns Maryland Judiciary of new jury duty scam
August 24, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, August 26
August 23, 2018 Maryland Judiciary warns of new bench warrant scam
August 13, 2018 Anne Arundel County teachers visit appellate courts, meet COSA judges
August 10, 2018 Kent County Truancy Reduction Program helps high school senior earn her diploma
August 9, 2018 Howard County receives approval for new circuit courthouse
July 27, 2018 Newly launched veterans court helps former military service members on lower Eastern Shore
July 17, 2018 Attorney Grievance Commission names new chair of Peer Review Committee
June 27, 2018 Media Advisory: Frederick County Circuit Court to hold graduation for adult drug treatment court
June 21, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, June 24
June 20, 2018 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court to celebrate adult drug treatment court graduation
June 20, 2018 Montgomery County students visit appellate courts, meet with COSA chief judge
June 14, 2018 Media Advisory: Wicomico County Circuit Court to hold graduation for adult drug treatment court program
June 13, 2018 Media Advisory: Calvert County Circuit Court | Drug Treatment Court Graduation
June 13, 2018 District Court in Dorchester County launches regional veterans treatment court
June 7, 2018 Media Advisory: District Court in Dorchester County to hold ceremony to celebrate grand opening of regional veterans treatment court
May 22, 2018 Baltimore City District Court bail review hearing location changes
May 18, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, May 20
May 18, 2018 Third Annual “Courting Art Baltimore” Contest Awards Scholarships to City Students
May 17, 2018 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County Circuit Court to hold ceremony for adult drug treatment court graduates
May 17, 2018 2018 Pretrial Summit Explores Alternatives to Pretrial Incarceration in Maryland
May 15, 2018 Media Advisory: Charles County Circuit Court to recognize graduates from family recovery court program
May 11, 2018 Media Advisory: Montgomery County Circuit Court to honor adult drug court graduates
May 8, 2018 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court to hold graduation for adult drug and DUI treatment court
May 7, 2018 Media Advisory: Howard County District Court to celebrate adult drug and DUI court graduation
May 3, 2018 Daisy troop meets with judge, gets inside look at courthouse
April 26, 2018 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project to hold graduation ceremony
April 19, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, April 22
April 16, 2018 Maryland expands electronic case filing to North Central Maryland
April 16, 2018 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Appeals hosts Mock Trial State Championship
April 2, 2018 Media Advisory: District Court to hold Schools in the Court program for Anne Arundel County students
March 30, 2018 New telephone scam has surfaced, Maryland Judiciary warns
March 28, 2018 Pilot program allows dogs to accompany child witnesses during testimony in Anne Arundel and Harford County Circuit Courts
March 26, 2018 Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera honored by Maryland Senate as a “First Citizen”
March 16, 2018 New bench warrant scam has surfaced, Maryland Judiciary warns
March 9, 2018 UB law students get on-site chance to witness COSA arguments
March 8, 2018 NOTICE: Updates made to Maryland Judiciary’s online court records database to reflect amendment to Maryland Rule 16-910
March 8, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, March 11
March 6, 2018 Maryland Court of Appeals votes to adopt amendment to Maryland Rule 16-910
March 5, 2018 NOTICE: Meeting scheduled pertaining to Maryland Rule 16-910
February 26, 2018 Judge Michael J. Stamm named administrative judge of St. Mary’s County Circuit Court
February 20, 2018 Maryland lawyers donate more than 1 million hours of legal service to help state’s underserved
February 15, 2018 Anne Arundel County District Court makes the courtroom a classroom for local students
February 9, 2018 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court to host high school students for the Schools in the Court program
February 8, 2018 New pilot program designed to assist, comfort children during witness testimony
February 7, 2018 Maryland Judiciary launches newly redesigned website
February 5, 2018 Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake’s Lower Shore Career Development Center honors adult drug treatment court program
February 5, 2018 Media Advisory: Courthouse Dog and Child Witness Pilot Program
January 24, 2018 Judiciary’s redesigned website to launch
January 17, 2018 Videos explain District Court of Maryland rent court process for tenants and landlords
January 10, 2018 Maryland Bar Foundation honors Judge George Lipman for work with disadvantaged
January 5, 2018 Maryland Judiciary names new Chief Information Officer
January 4, 2018 Judicial Data Center Outage - Sunday, January 7, 2018
January 3, 2018 New report highlights services for people who come to Maryland’s courts without an attorney
January 2, 2018 Judge Dino Flores Named District Administrative Judge in Frederick County

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 21, 2017 Judiciary Honors Students for Promoting Peace Through Artwork
December 21, 2017 New court rules regarding guardianships of vulnerable Marylanders go into effect January 1
December 15, 2017 Baltimore City District Court Honors Re-Entry Project Graduates
December 14, 2017 Court of Appeals Hosts Youth Conference
December 8, 2017 Phase II of construction on Robert C. Murphy Courts of Appeal Building set to begin next week
December 5, 2017 Judicial Data Center Outage - Thursday, December 7, 2017
December 5, 2017 Court of Appeals Hosts United States Naval Academy Midshipmen
November 30, 2017 Pretrial Pilot Program to Launch in Baltimore County
November 29, 2017 Maryland Judiciary Hosts Oratorical Contest for Youths from DJS Facilities
November 28, 2017 Media Advisory: Maryland Judiciary Hosts Students Who Help Promote Peace Through Artwork
November 27, 2017 Media Advisory: Making the Transition from Defendants to Job-Holders -- Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project Celebrates Graduates
November 27, 2017 Courts Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 22, 2017 District Court Helps Anne Arundel County High School Students Learn about Choices and Consequences
November 20, 2017 Maryland Court of Appeals Accepts Recommendation to Adopt Uniform Bar Examination
November 9, 2017 Media Advisory: Maryland Judiciary Hosts Youths from DJS Facilities for Oratorical Contest
November 9, 2017 Media Advisory: Circuit Courts in Maryland Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 6, 2017 Media Advisory: Howard County District Court Celebrates Adult Drug/DUI Court Graduation
November 3, 2017 Judiciary Releases Report on Impact of Bail Rule
November 3, 2017 Media Advisory: High School Students Visit Court to Learn About Law, Choices, Mistakes and Consequences
November 1, 2017 Scheduled Systems Outage - Sunday, November 5, 2017
October 30, 2017 Anne Arundel County High School Students Learn About Mistakes and Consequences at District Court
October 16, 2017 Maryland Judiciary Expands Electronic Case Filing to Western Maryland
October 12, 2017 Maryland Court of Special Appeals Holds Oral Arguments at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
October 11, 2017 Scheduled Systems Outage - Friday, October 13, 2017 - Sunday, October 15, 2017
October 10, 2017 Maryland Court of Appeals Releases Uniform Bar Examination (UBE) Advisory Committee Report and Invites Comment
October 6, 2017 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County High School Students Visit Court to Learn About Mistakes and Consequences
October 4, 2017 Maryland Judiciary Receives Award for Electronic Land Records System
September 28, 2017 Judge Keith A. Baynes Named Second Judicial Circuit Administrative Judge
September 22, 2017 Maryland Judiciary Opens New Walk-In Center to Provide Free Legal Help for Civil Cases
September 19, 2017 Judiciary Walk-In Center to Provide Free Legal Help in Baltimore
September 12, 2017 Student Art Contest Focuses on Resolving Conflicts
August 11, 2017 Lonise Bias, Mother of Len Bias, to Address Graduates of Prince George’s County District Court’s Adult Drug Court
August 7, 2017 Court of Appeals Hosts Prince George’s County Students
August 2, 2017 Maryland State Law Library Director Receives National Public Service Award
July 28, 2017 Judge Brian D. Shockley Named Administrative Judge for Worcester County Circuit Court
July 10, 2017 Important Update to the MDEC Policies and Procedures Manual
July 6, 2017 Baltimore City Circuit Court Launches Mediation Pilot Program
July 3, 2017 Charles County Circuit Court Celebrates Role in Helping Families Impacted by Substance Abuse
June 22, 2017 Lydia E. Lawless Named Bar Counsel for Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland
June 20, 2017 Baltimore City Circuit Court Adult Drug Treatment Participants Celebrate New Start
June 15, 2017 Media Advisory: Charles County Circuit Court Holds Celebration for Family Recovery Court Program
June 14, 2017 Maryland Judiciary Expands Electronic Case Filing to Southern Maryland
June 8, 2017 Judge Robert A. Greenberg Named Sixth Judicial Circuit Administrative Judge
June 8, 2017 Scheduled Systems Outage - Friday, June 9, 2017 - Monday, June 12, 2017
June 6, 2017 Anne Arundel County District Court’s 20th Drug/DUI Treatment Court Graduation Marks New Beginning for Participants
May 31, 2017 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Special Appeals to Hear Oral Arguments - Adnan Syed v. State of Maryland and State of Maryland v. Adnan Syed
May 23, 2017 Media Advisory: Baltimore City Circuit Court Honors Adult Drug Treatment Court Graduates
May 22, 2017 Judge Pamila J. Brown Named District Administrative Judge for Carroll and Howard Counties
May 19, 2017 Judge Patricia L. Mitchell Named District Administrative Judge for Montgomery County
May 8, 2017 The "We Care" Standard – Clerk of Court for the Prince George’s County Circuit Court
May 8, 2017 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court Celebrates 20th Drug/DUI Treatment Court Graduation
April 28, 2017 The Park School Wins 2017 Mock Trial State Championship
April 20, 2017 Judicial Data Center Outage - Saturday, April 22, 2017
April 20, 2017 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Appeals Hosts Mock Trial State Championship
April 13, 2017 Media Advisory: “Courting Art Baltimore” Returns for Second Year to Strengthen Relationship between Courts and Community
April 10, 2017 District Court Helps Anne Arundel County High School Students Learn About Mistakes and Consequences
April 4, 2017 Montgomery College Students Visit Court of Appeals
March 31, 2017 Midshipmen Visit the Court of Appeals
March 31, 2017 Media Advisory: High School Students Learn About Mistakes and Consequences in Anne Arundel County District Court
March 23, 2017 Maryland Judiciary Launches Comprehensive Attorney Information Database
March 13, 2017 Groundbreaking for New Baltimore County District Courthouse
March 10, 2017 Media Advisory: Groundbreaking for the New Catonsville Courthouse
March 9, 2017 Advisory Committee to Maryland Court of Appeals Schedules Public Hearing on Feasibility of Uniform Bar Exam
March 6, 2017 Judiciary Hosts Youth Conference
March 6, 2017 New Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project Helps Ex-Offenders Find Jobs
March 3, 2017 Judiciary Hosts Students at Maryland’s Appellate Courts
February 27, 2017 New Harford County District Court Program Fights Opioid Dependency
February 22, 2017 District Court Becomes a Classroom
February 13, 2017 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel High School Students Learn About Law, Choices, and Consequences During Court Visit
February 7, 2017 Maryland Court of Appeals Approves Changes to Rules Regarding Pre-Trial Release
February 7, 2017 Maryland Judiciary’s Self-Help Centers Recognized by American Bar Association
February 3, 2017 Circuit Court for Queen Anne’s County to be Featured in Lead Up to Super Bowl
January 23, 2017 Remembering Judge Aaron A. Baer
January 13, 2017 Judge H. Jack Price, Jr., Named District Administrative Judge for Allegany and Garrett Counties
January 10, 2017 Judge Lisa A. Hall Johnson Named District Administrative Judge for Prince George’s County
January 5, 2017 Maryland Court of Special Appeals Celebrates 50 Years
January 4, 2017 Scheduled Systems Maintenance - Saturday, January 7

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 16, 2016 Judges Mentor Students in Civics
December 15, 2016 Judiciary Honors Young Artists for Promoting Peace
December 12, 2016 Maryland Judiciary Expands MDEC and Electronic Filing to Lower Eastern Shore
December 9, 2016 Media Advisory:  Maryland’s Chief Judge Congratulates Young Peacemakers
December 8, 2016 Judges to Mentor Washington County Students on Civics
December 8, 2016 Judges Mentor Students on Civics
December 8, 2016 Marilyn Bentley Named Clerk of Baltimore City Circuit Court
December 1, 2016 New Email Scam Targets Attorneys
November 23, 2016 Media Advisory: Judges to Mentor Montgomery County Students on Civics
November 21, 2016 Judge Brett W. Wilson Named First Judicial Circuit Administrative Judge
November 17, 2016 Media Advisory: Circuit Courts in Maryland Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 11, 2016 Baltimore City District Court Celebrates First Anniversary of Veterans Treatment Docket
November 9, 2016 Media Advisory: High School Students Learn about Courts, Consequences, and Choices
November 3, 2016 New Jury Service Scam Has Surfaced, Maryland Judiciary Warns
October 18, 2016 Land Records E-Recording System Goes Live in Howard County
October 17, 2016 Judge W. Timothy Finan Named Fourth Judicial Circuit Administrative Judge; Judge Daniel P. Dwyer Named Washington County Circuit Court Administrative Judge
October 13, 2016 Scheduled Systems Upgrade Oct. 15, from 4 p.m. to Midnight
October 11, 2016 Maryland Judiciary Expands Language Resources
October 11, 2016 Media Advisory: High School Students Come to Court to Learn about Mistakes and Consequences
September 23, 2016 Maryland Judiciary Opens New Walk-In Center to Provide Free Legal Help for Civil Cases
September 21, 2016 Baltimore City Circuit Court Celebrates Adult Drug Treatment Court Graduation
September 20, 2016 Media Advisory: Judiciary Walk-In Center to Offer Free Legal Help on Eastern Shore
September 12, 2016 Maryland Courts Ask Students to Help Promote Peace
August 29, 2016 Maryland Court of Appeals Meets Its Standard for Third Consecutive Year
August 24, 2016 Maryland Judiciary Partners with the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service to Produce Videos for Maryland Homeowners
July 25, 2016 Maryland Judge Addresses International Law Conference in South America
July 21, 2016 Media Advisory:Pre-Trial Proceedings Begin for State of Maryland v. Garrett Miller on July 27, 2016
July 20, 2016 President Barack Obama Nominates Maryland Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera to the State Justice Institute Board of Directors
July 19, 2016 Judge K. Christy Holt Chesser Named District Administrative Judge for Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s Counties
July 18, 2016 Judge Dorothy J. Wilson Named District Administrative Judge for Baltimore County
July 15, 2016 Maryland Judiciary Expands Electronic Case Filing to Upper Eastern Shore
June 28, 2016 Media Advisory: Pre-Trial Proceedings Begin for State of Maryland v. Brian Rice on July 5, 2016
June 24, 2016 Prince George’s County Circuit Court Celebrates Reunification of Families
June 3, 2016 Circuit Court for Prince George’s County Opens Family Justice Center
June 1, 2016 Media Advisory: Pre-Trial Proceedings Begin for State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson on June 6, 2016
May 19, 2016 Maryland Ranked Among Top in Nation for Providing Access to Justice
May 17, 2016 Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse to Reopen Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at 8:30 a.m.
May 16, 2016 “Courting Art Baltimore” Strengthens Relationship between Courts and the Community
May 10, 2016 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court Celebrates Drug/DUI Treatment Court Graduation
May 6, 2016 Media Advisory: Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse Remains Closed;Fire Damage Restoration Efforts Continue; Services Available at Courthouse East
May 4, 2016 Media Advisory: Pre-Trial Proceedings Begin for State of Maryland v. Edward Nero on May 10, 2016
April 29, 2016 Media Advisory: Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse Scheduled to Open May 9, 2016;Fire Damage Restoration Efforts Underway; Services Available at Courthouse East
April 27, 2016 Media Advisory: Fire Damage Forces Closure of Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse in Baltimore City for Remainder of the Week; Services Available at Courthouse East
April 27, 2016 Media Advisory: Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse Closed Due to a Fire;Services to be Provided at Courthouse East
April 18, 2016 Pre-Trial Motions Hearing for State of Maryland v. Edward Nero and State of Maryland v. Brian Rice on April 20, 2016
April 15, 2016 Maryland Court of Appeals Hosts Mock Trial State Championship
April 12, 2016 Baltimore City Circuit Court Launches Redesigned Website
April 6, 2016 Media Advisory: High School Students Visit Court to Learn about Mistakes and Consequences
April 5, 2016 Military Order of World Wars Lauds Chief Judge
March 24, 2016 New Court Lawsuit Scam Has Surfaced, Maryland Judiciary Warns
March 16, 2016 Media Advisory: Trial Dates Set for State of Maryland v. Edward Nero, Caesar Goodson, Brian Rice, Garrett Miller, William Porter, and Alicia White
March 8, 2016 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Appeals Issues Orders for State of Maryland v. Brian Rice, State of Maryland v. Edward Nero, State of Maryland v. Garrett Miller, and Alicia White and Caesar Goodson v. State of Maryland
February 25, 2016 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Appeals Hears Oral Arguments for State of Maryland v. Brian Rice, State of Maryland v. Edward Nero, State of Maryland v. Garrett Miller, and Alicia White and Caesar Goodson v. State of Maryland
February 16, 2016 Media Advisory:  Pre-Trial Proceedings Begin for State of Maryland v. Edward Nero on February 19, 2016
February 8, 2016 Media Advisory: District Court Program Helps High School Students Learn about Choices and Consequences
January 29, 2016 Judge Julie R. Stevenson Solt Named Administrative Judge for Frederick County Circuit Court
January 28, 2016 Media Advisory: Post-Conviction Proceedings for State of Maryland v. Adnan Syed to be held on February 3, 4, and 5, 2016
January 20, 2016 Maryland Judiciary Releases New Self-Help Videos
January 14, 2016 Media Advisory:Pre-Trial Motions Hearing for State of Maryland v. Alicia White, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller, and Brian Riceon January 20, 2016

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 28, 2015 Media Advisory:Pre-Trial Proceedings Begin for State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson on January 6, 2016
December 22, 2015 Media Advisory: New Trial Date Scheduled for State of Maryland v. William Porter
December 21, 2015 Chief Judge Honors Young Artists for Peace
December 15, 2015 New Rules Concerning Briefs Filed in Maryland’s Appellate Courts Take Effect January 1
December 9, 2015 New Mobile App Improves Access to Justice
December 1, 2015 Media Advisory:Jury Selection Continues and Trial Begins for State of Maryland v. William Porter on December 2, 2015
November 25, 2015 Media Advisory: Judges Bring Civics to Carroll County Students in Classroom
November 23, 2015 Jury Selection for State of Maryland v. William Porter on November 30, 2015
November 20, 2015 Petition for Expungement of Records (CC-DC-CR-072) - Revised
November 19, 2015 Media Advisory:Pre-Trial Motions Hearing for State of Maryland v. William Porteron November 24, 2015
November 17, 2015 Maryland Judiciary Hosts Youths from DJS Facilities for Oratorical Contest
November 13, 2015 Judge J. Barry Hughes Named Administrative Judge for Carroll County Circuit Court
November 13, 2015 Circuit Courts in Maryland Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 13, 2015 Judiciary Holds Reception to Honor Young Artists for Peace
November 10, 2015 Baltimore City District Court Expands Veterans Treatment Docket
November 10, 2015 Media Advisory: High School Students Visit Court to Learn about Mistakes and Consequences
November 4, 2015 Media Advisory: Judges Join Wicomico County Students in Classroom
October 30, 2015 Maryland Courts Self-Help Center Expands Free Services to the Public
October 19, 2015 New Circuit and County Administrative Judges Named
October 9, 2015 Baltimore City District Court Begins First Veterans Treatment Docket
October 8, 2015 Media Advisory: High School Students Visit Court to Learn about Mistakes and Consequences
October 8, 2015 Media Advisory: State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller, Brian Rice, Alicia White, and William Porter - Pre-trial Motions Hearings Scheduled October 13, 2015, and October 14, 2015
October 6, 2015 Kent County District Court Expands Courtroom Hours
September 29, 2015 Media Advisory: New Trial Dates Set for State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller, Brian Rice, Alicia White, and William Porter
September 25, 2015 Media Advisory: Scheduling Hearing to be Held on September 29, 2015, for State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller, Brian Rice, Alicia White, and William Porter
September 25, 2015 Judiciary Earns National Excellence Award for Statistical Reporting
September 15, 2015 Judiciary Hosts Student Art Contest to Promote Peacemaking
September 14, 2015 Judge Bonnie G. Schneider Named Administrative Judge for District Court in Upper Eastern Shore
August 26, 2015 Media Advisory: State of Maryland v. Caesar Goodson, Edward Nero, Garrett Miller, Brian Rice, Alicia White, and William Porter - Pre-trial Motions Hearings Scheduled September 2, 2015, and September 10, 2015
July 30, 2015 Maryland Judiciary Expands Electronic Case Filing in Anne Arundel County
July 16, 2015 Judge S. James Sarbanes Named Administrative Judge for Wicomico County Circuit Court
July 14, 2015 Maryland Judiciary Warns of New Court Case and Warrant Scam
July 7, 2015 Revised Maryland Rules Provide for Waiving Prepayment of Court Costs
July 2, 2015 Judiciary Improves Access for People Needing Interpreters in Court
June 26, 2015 Maryland Judiciary Warns of New Jury Duty Scam
June 25, 2015 New Cost Schedules Effective July 1, 2015
June 12, 2015 Uniform Subpoena Form to be Available Statewide from Maryland Judiciarystarting July 1, 2015
June 9, 2015 Media Advisory:Walk-In Center Offers Free Legal Help at Prince George’s County District Court
May 29, 2015 Montgomery County Circuit Court Launches Updated Jury Management System
May 26, 2015 Public/Media Protocol Order - District Court in Baltimore City
May 22, 2015 Baltimore City Police Officers' Hearings to Take Place in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City on July 2, 2015
May 5, 2015 Circuit Court for Prince George’s County to Honor Local Veterans
April 29, 2015 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court, Hargrove Courthouse, Open for Bail Review Onlyon Wednesday, April 29, 2015
April 29, 2015 More Court of Special Appeals Opinions Now Available Online
April 20, 2015 Maryland Court of Appeals Hosts Mock Trial State Championship
April 6, 2015 Media Advisory: High School Students Visit Court to Learn about Mistakes and Consequences
March 18, 2015 New Rule Changes "Masters" to "Magistrates"
March 12, 2015 Lavinia G. Alexander Named Clerk of Baltimore City Circuit Court
March 11, 2015 Maryland’s Chief Judge Appoints Chief of Staff
March 4, 2015 Media Advisory: Judges Join Caroline County Students in Classroom
February 27, 2015 Media Advisory: Prince George’s County Courts' Operation Plan
February 27, 2015 Judge Laura S. Kiessling Named Administrative Judge for Anne Arundel County and Fifth Judicial Circuit
February 26, 2015 Media Alert:Clarence Mitchell Courthouse Closed due to Water Main Break; Services Provided at Courthouse East
February 24, 2015 Media Advisory: Prince George’s County Courts Finalize Operation Plans While Repairs Continue at Upper Marlboro Courthouse
February 23, 2015 Media Advisory: Prince George’s County Circuit Court to Open Tuesday, February 24; District Court Continues Operations at Hyattsville Location
February 22, 2015 Media Advisory: Prince George's County Courthouse in Upper Marlboro Closed
February 20, 2015 Media Advisory: Cancellation - Grand Opening of Self-Help Center in Prince George’s County District Court
February 20, 2015 Media Advisory: Baltimore City Circuit Court for Monday, February 23, 2015
February 19, 2015 Media Advisory: Prince George's County Courthouse in Upper Marlboro Closed
February 19, 2015 Media Advisory:Opening Feb. 23 - Walk-In Center to Offer Free Legal Help in Prince George’s County District Court
February 6, 2015 Media Advisory: Chief Judge to Deliver State of the Judiciary Address to General Assembly
February 5, 2015 Media Advisory - Opening Feb. 23: Walk-In Center to Offer Free Legal Help in Prince George’s County District Court
January 23, 2015 Judge Carr Returns to Bench Full Time; Judge Eaves Named Harford County Circuit Court Administrative Judge
January 13, 2015 Media Advisory:Maryland Court of Special Appeals Responds to Adnan Syed v. State Appeal

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 23, 2014 Judge Charles J. Peters to Head Baltimore Circuit Court’s Criminal Division
December 9, 2014 Baltimore City District Court Celebrates Newest Drug Treatment Court Graduates
December 5, 2014 Media Advisory:District Court of Maryland’s Towson Courthouse Closing Early Today
November 25, 2014 Judiciary Warns Public to Beware of “Court” Scams
November 24, 2014 Judges Help Bring Civics to Charles County High School Students
November 14, 2014 Young Artists Honored for Peace-making Efforts
November 12, 2014 Media Advisory: Maryland Judiciary Hosts Youths from DJS Facilities for Essay Contest
November 10, 2014 Media Advisory: Judiciary Holds Reception to Honor Young Artists for Peace
November 7, 2014 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Address Changes
November 7, 2014 Media Advisory: Circuit Courts in Maryland Celebrate “Happiest Day in Court” during National Adoption Day
November 6, 2014 Media Advisory: High School Students Get an Up-Close Look at Courtroom Proceedings
November 3, 2014 Baltimore City District Court Names New Locations for Bail Review Hearings
October 30, 2014 Land Records E-recording Pilot to Launch in Baltimore County
October 22, 2014 Media Advisory: Maryland Judges Gather for Statewide Meeting
October 10, 2014 Maryland Access to Justice Commission Names Fourth Annual Awards Program Winners
October 7, 2014 Prince George's County Circuit Court Celebrates Drug Court's 10th Anniversary
October 1, 2014 Media Advisory: Judges Help Bring Civics to Worcester High School Students
September 23, 2014 Hyattsville District Court Hosts Maryland’s Chief Judge
September 19, 2014 Maryland’s Chief Judge Visits Baltimore County District Court Locations
September 17, 2014 Somerset County District Court Visited by Maryland’s Chief Judge
September 15, 2014 Maryland Judiciary Creates Access to Justice Department
September 5, 2014 Judiciary Contest for Young Artists Helps Promote Peacemaking
September 5, 2014 Media Advisory: Judiciary Holds First-Ever LGBTQ Foster Youth Summit
August 15, 2014 Public Alert: Beware of “Court” Scams
August 6, 2014 Worcester County District Court Visited by Maryland’s Chief Judge
July 23, 2014 Media Advisory: Information About Jury Trial in State of Maryland v. Joseph L. Walker
July 18, 2014 Judiciary Now Offering E-filing Educational Sessions
July 9, 2014 Caroline and Talbot County Courts Meet With Chief Judge
June 30, 2014 Worcester County Circuit Court Welcomes Chief Judge
June 23, 2014 Baltimore City District Court Hosts Visit from Chief Judges
June 19, 2014 Nominees Sought for Access to Justice Awards - Awards honor outstanding service to improve access in Maryland courts
June 5, 2014 Media Advisory: Baltimore City District Court Welcomes “Matrix” Actor Harry Lennix to Help Celebrate Drug Court’s 20th Anniversary
June 5, 2014 Judge Tiffany Hanna Anderson Appointed Administrative Judge for Prince George’s County District Court
May 28, 2014 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court Celebrates Drug/DUI Treatment Court Graduation
May 22, 2014 Maryland District Court Launches Appointed Attorneys Program to Assist Low Income Marylanders
May 15, 2014 Howard and Carroll County District Courts Host Visit from Chief Judge
May 9, 2014 Dorchester and Wicomico Courts Host Visit from Chief Judge
May 8, 2014 Do You Need a Lawyer? New Judiciary Videos Have Answers
May 2, 2014 Judiciary Warns of “Jury Duty” Telephone Scam
May 1, 2014 Local Veterans Honored by Circuit Court for Prince George’s County
May 1, 2014 Judiciary Warns of “Jury Duty” Telephone Scam
April 24, 2014 Kent and Queen Anne’s Courts Welcome Maryland’s Chief Judge
April 21, 2014 Media Advisory: Maryland Court of Appeals Hosts Mock Trial State Championship
April 14, 2014 Judge John P. Morrissey Named Maryland District Court Chief Judge
March 31, 2014 High School Students Get an Up-Close Look at Courtroom Proceedings
March 26, 2014 Judges Help Montgomery County High School Students Learn about the Law
March 18, 2014 Media Advisory: Investiture for S. James Sarbanes to the Circuit Court for Wicomico County
February 27, 2014 Media Advisory: Judges Help Bring Civics to Baltimore High School Students
January 23, 2014 Maryland’s Chief Judge Appoints Chief of Staff
January 2, 2014 Judge Keith Baynes Named to Lead Cecil County Circuit Court

News Releases/News Items

Date News Release/News Item
December 30, 2013 Media Advisory: Judiciary Warns of False “Court Case” Email Scam
December 27, 2013 Judge Althea M. Handy Heads Civil Docket for Baltimore City Circuit Court
December 17, 2013 Media Advisory: Judiciary Helps Bring Civics to Baltimore High School Students
December 12, 2013 Harford County Courts Visited by Maryland’s Chief Judge
December 11, 2013 Cecil County Courts Welcome Maryland’s Chief Judge
December 4, 2013 Maryland’s New Chief Judge Visits Prince George’s County District Court
December 4, 2013 Maryland’s New Chief Judge Visits Charles County Courts
December 2, 2013 State Task Force Begins Study of Civil Right to Counsel for Marylanders
November 18, 2013 Media Advisory: Maryland Judiciary Hosts Youths from DJS Facilities for Essay Contest
November 18, 2013 Media Advisory: Circuit Courts in Maryland Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 14, 2013 Maryland’s New Chief Judge Visits St. Mary’s and Calvert County Courts
November 8, 2013 Media Advisory: Judiciary Helps Bring Civics to Allegany County High School Students
November 6, 2013 Videos Provide Tips for People Representing Themselves in Court
November 5, 2013 Media Advisory: Judiciary Helps Bring Civics to Howard County High School Students
November 1, 2013 Media Advisory: High School Students Learn about Life Choices in Anne Arundel County District Court
October 30, 2013 Maryland’s New Chief Judge Visits Allegany, Garrett, Frederick, and Washington County Courts
October 17, 2013 Media Advisory: Judiciary Holds Reception to Honor Young Artists for Peace
September 27, 2013 Judge Barbara Baer Waxman Named as Administrative Judge for District Court of Maryland, Baltimore City
September 27, 2013 Judge Paul A. Hackner to lead Circuit Courts for Anne Arundel, Carroll, and Howard counties
September 16, 2013 Maryland Judiciary Celebrates Constitution Day; Students Invited to Explore and Learn Online
September 12, 2013 New Circuit Administrative Judges Named
September 5, 2013 Judiciary Seeks Young Artists’ Entries for Peacemaking Art Contest
September 3, 2013 Greg Hilton Named Clerk of Maryland Court of Special Appeals
July 24, 2013 Chief Judge Barbera Appoints Pamela Harris to Serve as Maryland State Court Administrator
July 11, 2013 New Judiciary Rules Help Protect Private Information in Court Documents
May 23, 2013 Media Advisory: Anne Arundel County District Court Celebrates Drug/DUI Treatment Court Graduation