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Equal Justice Committee hosts virtual community forum on sentencing

The public is invited to the Baltimore County Forum on Sentencing Alternatives for Defendants with Significant Drug and/or Alcohol Disorders. Register for Thurs., Oct. 28, 2021, 6:30 p.m. here.

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Governor Hogan Names New Chief Judge

Governor Larry Hogan has appointed Maryland Court of Appeals Judge Joseph M. Getty as the new chief judge and elevated Court of Special Appeals Judge Steven B. Gould to the Court of Appeals. Read more.

2020 Annual Reports

Available Now: 2020 annual reports

The Maryland Judiciary 2020 Strategic Plan Update highlights the delivery of justice from courts statewide during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The 2020 Judicial Council Report focuses on the progress of the Judiciary’s robust committees charged to affect positive change.

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Find my court

Most clerks’ offices in the circuit courts and District Court have reopened to the public. Click here to check hours of operation for an individual court.

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Talk to a lawyer for free at the Court 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.

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People’s Law

People’s Law is a legal information and self-help website maintained by the Thurgood Marshall State Law Library and supported by Maryland's non-profit legal services providers. Explore People's Law.