On-site media contacts:
Angelita Plemmer Williams
Cell: 410-562-3620
Terri Charles

Maryland Judiciary
Office of Communications and Public Affairs
2001-E/F Commerce Park Drive
Annapolis, Maryland 21401


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

WHAT:     Two scheduled hearings on pre-trial motions
Judge Barry G. Williams, presiding judge
WHEN:         Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 9:30 a.m.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 9:30 a.m.
WHERE:   Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Courthouse East
111 N. Calvert Street, Courtroom 234
Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Editor’s Note:           
A limited amount of reserved seating will be made available for the media due to the limited seating capacity in the courtroom. To request a reserved seat, media representatives must contact the Maryland Judiciary’s Office of Communications and Public Affairs via email at communications@mdcourts.gov. Emails requesting reserved seating must include: the first and last names of the media representative, the name of the media outlet, work and cell telephone numbers, and email address. Media seats will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis, one media representative per media outlet, until reserved space is filled. Names of additional or alternative media representatives may be submitted, but will be assigned a seat only if reserved capacity allows. The Office of Communications and Public Affairs will allocate seats in the order that requests are received and will communicate to the Sheriff’s Office the names of those media representatives who are assigned reserved seats. Media representatives must arrive by 8 a.m. in order to be seated.

The staging area for media interviews will be located outside of the Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse, 100 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21202, at the northwest corner of the intersection of Fayette and Calvert Streets.

Parking will be prohibited around both courthouses during the hearing. Parking restrictions will be strictly enforced. A separate staging area for media trucks will be located at City Hall Plaza.

All media representatives should read the Security/Media Protocol Order to learn about the processes and procedures in effect during the pre-trial motions hearings, as well as the Maryland Judiciary’s policy on Cell Phones, Other Electronic Devices, and Cameras in Court Facilities.

Copies of all filings made in these cases after September 14, 2015, are being posted to the Baltimore City Circuit Court High Profile Cases web page.

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