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How Does Maryland Law Define Malice?

Malice is shown by the intentional perpetration of a wrongful act upon the person of another.

If death results, then that act is punishable as murder.

Seasoned Baltimore Criminal Defense attorneys know the law recognizes two forms of malice: express and implied.

  • Express malice is shown by intentionally killing another.
  • Implied malice may be inferentially deduced from the facts surrounding the killing.

Criminal defense attorneys in Baltimore that remember their law school classes know that malice had been previously defined as the


"dictate of a wicked, depraved, and malignant heart"

I offer a free planning and strategy session to anyone accused of a crime. At this meeting, we will evaluate the evidence, examine the strength of the State’s case, and analyze the most effective defense. If the State has chosen to prosecute you, contact me today. 410 591 2935