The courts’ prior names, in use for centuries, didn’t convey their role in the state’s legal system, critics say
Workgroup will soon begin deliberating on recommendations on how the state’s judicial selection process might be modified.
Del. Dan Cox’s bid to block early counting of mail-in ballots is thwarted by the Court of Appeals.
Even when the coronavirus pandemic is over, courthouses across Maryland should continue carrying out a significant portion of their work virtually, according to a judicial task force.
Can Judge Getty Preside Over Redistricting Cases Past His Retirement? No. But He Can Still Play a Role
With redistricting lawsuits pending in the Maryland Court of Appeals, the future of Chief Judge Joseph M. Getty is the object of much speculation.
With these nominations, Gov. Hogan has now made seven appointments to the Court of Appeals, and only one of the sitting judges will have been appointed by former Gov. O’Malley.
One of the nice things about the General Assembly session is that the frenetic pace of political fundraising almost entirely comes to a halt…
Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) on Tuesday nominated Special Court of Appeals Judge Matthew J. Fader to become the court’s chief judge. Fader…