Archive for August 2012

New Maryland Court of Appeals Case- Police Use of Taser Turn a Stop Into an Arrest

Yesterday, the Maryland Court of Appeals, in Reid v. State, overturned a conviction for a handgun violation. The ruling was that there was not probable cause for an arrest. Because there was not probable cause, the evidence obtained after arrest should have been suppressed. You can read the full opinion here: http://mdcourts.gov/opinions/coa/2012/113a11.pdf

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

If you want to file a “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”, an attorney can be very helpful Si usted quiere aplicar para “Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia”, un abogado es moy importante (debajo en Espanol tambien…) On August 15, 2012, a major new program announced by President Obama went into affect.  The…

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