Category Archives: Criminal Law

6 Dec 2013

How Do I Obtain a Protective Order?

Criminal Law

A Judge can issue a Peace or Protective Order to prohibit one person from certain conduct. Protective Orders are generally for persons who are related, either by blood or marriage, or persons who share a child in common. Related persons or persons living in the same household as a minor child or vulnerable adult may more...

3 Dec 2013

4 Possible Outcomes Of Your Maryland Criminal Law Case

Criminal Law

When charged with a crime, the best possible scenario is for a nolle prosequi (referred to as “nol pros;” pronounced like “null pross”) to be entered for the charge. This means that the charge is dismissed and that the State is no longer going to prosecute the charge, so there will be no trial. The more...