Maryland Courts

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    Need an Interpreter in Court?

    The Maryland Judiciary has made two changes to the Maryland Rules to help ensure access to the courts for people with limited proficiency in English or who need an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Read more .

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    Cost Schedules Revised

    Revised court cost schedules go into effect July 1, 2015, for the Court of Appeals, Court of Special Appeals, Circuit Courts and District Court. Read more .

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    Available July 1: Uniform Subpoena Form

    On July 1, 2015, subpoenas will look the same throughout Maryland when the Judiciary launches a new uniform subpoena form statewide. Attorneys will be able to access the form electronically and will no longer have to travel to courthouses to request subpoena forms. Read more.

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    When Courts are Closed

    Maryland’s courts will be closed Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day. See a list of court holidays and more information here.

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    New Phone Scam about Jury Duty Reported

    The Maryland Judiciary wants to warn the public about a new, more sophisticated “court” scam that has been reported in southern Maryland, but also may be happening elsewhere throughout the state. Read more.

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    Attorneys - You Must E-file in Anne Arundel County

    Attorneys filing in Anne Arundel County must file electronically or their filings will not be accepted. Read more.

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E-Filing Mandatory in Anne Arundel County for Attorneys: Attorneys filing in Anne Arundel County (non-criminal pleadings) must file electronically or their filings will not be accepted.Read more.

Notices, Schedules and Updates

Notices such as proposed rules of court and rules orders, administrative orders and regulations, and appellate schedules, some of which are required by law to be published.

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    Strategic Plan for the Maryland Judiciary 2015-2020
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