Live from the State’s Highest Court
The Court of Appeals will webcast oral arguments Dec. 5, 6, 9, and 10 beginning at 10 a.m. Watch the live webcast.
A Visit to Prince George’s County District Court
On the afternoon of Dec. 4, Maryland Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera visited the District Court in Prince George’s County, in one of Maryland’s largest jurisdictions. “It was a privilege to welcome the new chief judge and to show her our facilities and introduce her to our wonderful staff,” said Prince George’s County District Administrative Judge Thomas J. Love. Read more..
Charles County Courts Host Chief Judge
Maryland Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera met with Charles County Circuit Court and District Court judges and personnel Dec. 4 as part of her statewide tour of courts and facilities. Read more.
Task Force Studies Civil Right to Counsel
A special state task force has begun a one-year mission to evaluate the feasibility of providing a right to legal counsel for Marylanders who are involved in certain kinds of civil disputes. Read more. Read more.
Minority Businesses Invited to Certification Workshop
The Office of Fair Practices, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Certification Unit, will host a workshop in Annapolis on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m.-noon about how to become a certified minority-owned business vendor for the Judiciary. Read More
Justice Matters is Online
The Maryland Judiciary's latest issue of Justice Matters is ready to read online. The focus of this issue is "Maryland Courts: Moving Forward," and includes news about the Judiciary's new leadership, as well as information about a number of programs, initiatives, and efforts created to provide Marylanders fair, equitable, and timely access to justice. Read Justice Matters here.
The Maryland Electronic Courts (MDEC) project will create a single Judiciary-wide integrated case management system that will be used by all the courts in the state court system. Learn more
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