Md. Judge Who Had Romantic Relationship With Felon to RetireA 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.
Md. Senate Votes to Raise Judges' Mandatory Retirement AgeThe Maryland Senate has voted to raise the mandatory retirement age of judges from 70 to 73.
Judges Force Sheriff To Take Down American Flag Display At CourthouseA Virginia sheriff says he's furious after a group of judges forced him to take down an American flag display at a courthouse.
O'Malley Appoints Delegate to JudgeshipA Maryland state lawmaker has been appointed to be a judge in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court.
3 Judges Recuse in Loudon County Man's Murder Case A man who has been charged with fatally shooting three women in Loudon County is being moved to Alexandria.
Md. Court Orders Judge to Stop Hearing CasesA 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.
Va. Judge Who Denied Inmate's State-Funded Sex Change DiesU.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.
Senate OKs First Openly Gay Black Federal Judge 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.
Judge Releases DC Officer Facing Felony Charge A judge has released from jail a D.C. police officer charged with threatening to kidnap or injure his girlfriend.
2 Confirmed as Judges in Federal Court in Maryland The U.S. Senate has confirmed two men to serve as judges on U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, Maryland.
Prince George's Judge to Lead Maryland District Court A judge from Prince George's County will take over this spring as the top judge of Maryland District Court.
Suit Over Deadly Drone Strikes Is Tossed By Judge A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Obama administration officials for the 2011 drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen, including an al-Qaida cleric.