Maryland Courts

  • Moot Court

    Moot Court Competition

    Maryland Court of Appeals Judge Robert N. McDonald served as a judge during the sixth annual moot court competition at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey Law School on November 4. Read more.

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    Talk to a Lawyer for Free at the Maryland Courts Self-Help Center

    Call or chat with a lawyer who can help you represent yourself in your civil case. 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday - Friday Read more.

  • Court of Appeals

    Judiciary Releases Report on Impact of Bail Rule

    This past July, Maryland’s highest court adopted a rule for judges and commissioners regarding the release of arrested individuals before trial. Read more.

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    Public Alert: Beware of “Court” Scams

    The Maryland Judiciary wants to warn the public about “court” scams that have been reported. Read more.

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MDEC System Status

MDEC Launches in Western Maryland

The Maryland Electronic Courts (MDEC) case management system is now operational in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett, and Washington counties. Read More

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