Maryland Courts

For Public Users of the Maryland Judicary's Services and Programs

It is the policy of the Judiciary, under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975; the Americans with Disabilities Act; the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, Executive Order 13166; 40 U.S.C. 122 and other related Maryland statutes and regulations, that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, creed, political affiliation, belief or opinion, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or genetic information, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination, retaliation or harassment under any federally or non-federally funded program or activity administered by the Judiciary.

If you feel that you have been aggrieved by any unlawful discrimination or harassment in the operation of the Judiciary’s programs and services, you may file a complaint form [Word] [PDF] with:

Fair Practices Department
580 Taylor Avenue, 4th Floor
Annapolis, Maryland 21401

If you need a reasonable accommodation based on a disability or religion, please contact the court or Judiciary facility where you are transacting business or where your case is being heard.

If you require language assistive services, such as an interpreter (including sign language services) please contact the court or Judiciary facility you plan to visit. See the Directory of Courts for location and contact information.