Can I Prevent Someone from Testifying Against Me?

This question comes up frequently in connection with those charged with the commission of a crime. The subject can be complex, and clarity and specificity are vital in understanding the rules. It is a crime under Maryland Law to harm another...

I Have A Warrant For My Arrest. What Should I Do?

The most common scenario in which an individual will become the subject of bench arrest warrant is one in which they had failed to appear for a court appearance. There are other situations in which an arrest warrant may be issued. An example would...

Can I have a Conviction Expunged in Maryland?

Until quite recently, the answer to that question was a resounding “no” except for some very minor crimes more akin to municipal offenses [ e.g. public urination]. Last fall, some sweeping changes were made that may give new lease life...

What is Extradition?

A Baltimore criminal defense attorney answers some frequently asked questions regarding the extradition process.