A Montgomery County judge who was at the center of a controversy last year over her romantic relationship with a convicted felon, has submitted her retirement from the bench.
The Maryland Senate has voted to raise the mandatory retirement age of judges from 70 to 73.
A Virginia sheriff says he’s furious after a group of judges forced him to take down an American flag display at a courthouse.
A Maryland state lawmaker has been appointed to be a judge in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court.
A man who has been charged with fatally shooting three women in Loudon County is being moved to Alexandria.
A Maryland court barred a judge from hearing cases after the state’s chief public defender complained the judge ordered a court security officer to shock a defendant.
U.S. District Judge James Turk, who struck down a Virginia policy that allowed prisoners to look at Playboy but not read classical works of literature with explicit sexual passages, died Sunday. He was 91.
The Senate for the first time confirmed an openly gay black man to become a top-level federal judge. By a 98-0 vote Tuesday, senators approved President Barack Obama’s choice of Darrin Gayles to join a district court in Florida.
A judge has released from jail a D.C. police officer charged with threatening to kidnap or injure his girlfriend.
The U.S. Senate has confirmed two men to serve as judges on U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, Maryland.