Maryland Statement of Charges

In Maryland, if you have a case in district court 9 times out of 10 the police has filed a Statement of Charges against you. In general, if you are arrested without a warrant, a Statement of Charges has to be filed in District Court. Md. Rule 4-211(b). The police have...

Maryland Federal Criminal Defense

Mirriam and Justin are both members of the federal bar for the District of Maryland. There are two separate federal courthouses in Maryland. The federal court in Baltimore is to the north, and the southern division is located in Greenbelt. Between the two, Mirriam and...

Arkansas Judges Double Up On Halting Executions

Both a state and federal judge in Arkansas have put a halt (for now) to several executions in Arkansas. These executions were scheduled to start next week. I’ve posted this article mainly as a repository for the relevant litigation documents. The New York Times...