Misdemeanor Assault Maryland Anne Arundel

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Fernandez v. State

Facts:

Defendant was charged with assault. He filed a motion to dismiss because the information was filed more than a year after the alleged offense. The trial court denied the motion and he was convicted.  The court found that the exception in Md. Code art. 57, § 11 did not apply to common law misdemeanors for which there was no prescribed place of confinement or express statutory classification designating punishment of a penitentiary offense.

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Misdemeanor Assault Maryland Anne Arundel
Misdemeanor Assault Maryland Anne Arundel

Holdings:

The Maryland Court made the following holding:
  • As to common law misdemeanors for which there was no prescribed place of confinement or express statutory classification designating the infamous punishment of a penitentiary offense, the exception in Md. Code, Art. 57, Sec. 11 is not applicable.

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Anne Arundel County Circuit Court

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Annapolis, MD 21401

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Annapolis, MD 21401.

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These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.