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Attorneys for indigent defendants are opposing Attorney General Douglas Gansler's call for Maryland's top court to overturn a landmark decision that says arrestees have a constitutional right to counsel at initial bail hearings.
A Prince William County judge heard testimony during a preliminary hearing for two former Minnieland Academy workers who are charged with child cruelty.
A jury in Annapolis has convicted a Crofton businessman of first-degree murder in the shooting death of his associate.
A Mineral man's 2007 rape conviction has been vacated with the help of the University of Virginia's Innocence Project.
A former Montgomery County music teacher will remain in jail to await his trial on multiple counts of abusing his students.
Brian Mayhew's trial is underway in Prince George's County. He faces two counts of murder and robbery among other charges for the 2011 killing of two men in Capitol Heights.
Pastor Kenneth Miller, of Stuarts Draft, Va., is appealing his 2012 conviction in Vermont federal court for aiding in international parental kidnapping.
A 29-year-old woman has been sentenced to six and a half years in prison as a result of a 2012 shooting at an International House of Pancakes restaurant in Washington.
A D.C. man has been indicted on a charge of motor vehicle manslaughter after a car crash in which his 4-year-old son was killed.
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