Maryland Legal News August 2011

  • What will the discriminating defendant be wearing this fall?
  • In other Snoop news, Above the Law notes that her plea to a conspiracy to distribute heroin is not so much life imitating art as life imitating life.
  • Paul Mark Sandler advocates limiting pre-trial discovery. I wish I could agree. It would save me a lot of money. But I can’t.
  • In case you missed this, a Maryland lawyer was involved in a weighs in on the robocall scandal.
  • “Peninsula Regional Medical Center has agreed to pay $1.8 million to settle allegations that the hospital failed to act to prevent medically unnecessary cardiac stent procedures by a former cardiologist.” These stent cases may be the next big thing.