Tag Archives: Western Maryland Advocate

Motion to Dismiss Due to Speedy Trial

Motion to Dismiss Due to Speedy Trial Below is a redacted argument section from a motion to dismiss due to Speedy Trial.  It was drafted in 2014 by Paul J. Notarianni. Argument The charging document in this matter ought to … Continue reading

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Interlocutory Criminal Appeal: Denied Motion to Enforce Plea Agreement

This is a sample motion for an interlocutory appeal in a criminal case arising from a denied motion to enforce a plea agreement.   It was drafted by Paul J. Notarianni. NOTICE OF APPEAL     COMES NOW:  The above captioned … Continue reading

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Intro to Death Penalty Voir Dire

Article by James E. Malone. ABSTRACT:  “Death is different . . . because of the irrevocable nature of the penalty…”  In Intro to Death Penalty Voir Dire,  James Malone gives a  comprehensive review of Supreme Court rulings shaping jury selection … Continue reading

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Notes and Forms: Defending School Truancy Cases in the District Court of Maryland

Notes and Forms article by Paul J. Notarianni. ABSTRACT: This article is a collection of notes and draft forms regarding criminal defense of charges brought against parents for compulsory school attendance violations (Maryland Education Article 7-­301) Some of the more … Continue reading

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