Maryland Court of Appeals

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  • The Court Of Appeals Of Maryland

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    I: Case The Court of Appeals of Maryland Number 69 September Term, 2012. Glenn Joseph Raynor v. State of Maryland. Case number 12-K-08-001527. Argued: April 8, 2014. Decided: August 27, 2014 II. Case Summary This appeal evolved out of a 2006 rape case that occurred in Harford county Maryland. More than two years after the incident the victim identified Glenn Joseph Raynor, hereby known as petitioner, as a possible suspect. After departing a voluntary police interview in which petitioner ultimately

  • The Discovery Dispute And Its Effect On The Status As A Non Party

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    underlying litigation, all indicate that this Court should deny 50NL’s motion to compel. Unfortunately, while Md. Rule

  • Anacostia Riverkeeper

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    Maryland Department of the Environment v. Anacostia Riverkeeper Kelsey McRoberts Slippery Rock University INTRODUCTION In 2013, Anacostia Riverkeeper, an organization devoted to restoring the Anacostia River, challenged a permit issued in 2010 by the Maryland Department of Environment (MDE). The MDE issued a Municipal Separate Storm Sewer (MS4) permit to Montgomery County, Maryland (Edwards, 2015). MS4 systems fall under the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) National

  • The State V. Rusk

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    In the State v. Rusk, Defendant Rusk was found guilty by a jury of second-degree rape, however, there was no evidence of resistance. The question for the Court was whether there was sufficient evidence of apprehension on the part of the alleged victim such that the jury could find Defendant guilty. I will give the facts, issues,and court holdings for the case. Facts On the night in question,the victim and the defendant met at a bar. When the victim was ready to leave, the defendant ask for a ride

  • DNA Evidence In Supreme Court Cases

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    authorized by the Maryland DNA Collection Act (MDCA), which permits police to obtain DNA samples from people arrested for, but not yet convicted of, violent crimes. After his DNA was processed, King was connected to an unsolved rape case from 2003 and convicted of rape. In the Court of Appeals of Maryland, the lower court’s decision was reversed because King’s right against suspicionless searches outweighed the identification purposes his DNA served in his 2009 case. Yet, the court maintained that

  • Case Case Study : Bus 80

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    Brief Case Name: Norkunas v. Cochran, 398 Md. 1; 919 A. 2d 700, Court of Appeals of Maryland, 2007. Facts: The case arose over the prospective purchase of a residence in Baltimore, Maryland. Buyers Rebecca Cochran, Robert Cochran, Hope Grove and Robert Grove sought to buy property from seller Eileen Norkunas. The buyers presented to Ms. Norkunas a letter of intent where they specified that the two parties would execute a standard Maryland Realtors contract to finalize the purchase. The parties signed

  • Letter Of Intent : Eileen W. Norkunas

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    owner of a property known as 835 McHenry Street, Baltimore, Maryland, and Rebecca Cochran, who is the plaintiff, along with Robert Cochran and Robert and Hope Grove, were interested in buying her property. The Buyers, aided by a Real estate agent, send a letter of intent to the Seller, indicating the terms for the offer. The Letter of Intent stated the Buyers proposal to buy the property, and also specified that a standard Maryland Realtors contract would be delivered to the Seller within

  • Co-Owners And Hannon Case Study

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    306 Md. at 627). Maryland authorities consistently demonstrate that the necessary showing of foreseeability of harm required to make a prima facie showing that one is liable for the criminal activities of another is exceedingly high. For example, in Scott, the United States District Court for the District of Maryland certified the question of whether a landlord owes a duty to protect tenants from criminal activities in the common areas of an apartment complex to the Court of Appeals. Scott, 278 Md

  • The United States : The Rights And Duties For Us Citizens

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    The United States (US) Constitution establishes the rights and duties for US Citizens and all residents in the country. Regular issues mostly brought before courts are alleged violations of citizens’ rights. To some extent, it is confusing to determine whether a citizen’s constitutional rights have been violated or not; decisions may be appealed simply due to incomprehension. The First Amendment granted freedom of religion, press, speech to every citizen, and established the secular nature of country

  • Maryland versus Pringle, 540 U.S. 366 (2003)

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    Maryland v. Pringle, 540 U.S. 366 (2003) Citation: Maryland v. Pringle, 540 U.S. 366; 124 S. Ct. 795; 157 L. Ed. 2d 769; 2003 U.S. LEXIS 9198 Facts Maryland police officers pulled a vehicle over for speeding at approximately 3am on 7 August 1999. The police officers found three men in the vehicle. The driver was Donte Partlow, the front seat passenger and defendant Joseph Pringle, and the backseat passenger Otis Smith. One of the police officers asked the owner and driver of the vehicle for