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  • Maryland federal court finally unveils fact that Kenneth Ravenell was terminated as attorney for accused drug-trafficker Richard Byrd

    Maryland federal court finally unveils fact that Kenneth Ravenell was terminated as attorney for accused drug-trafficker Richard Byrd
    Thanks to self-represented litigator William Bond's intervention, those following the well-shrouded circumstances of prominent Baltimore lawyer Kenneth Ravenell's representation of accused narco-mogul Richard Byrd now know this: Ravenell was "terminated"...
  • Wandering Eye: The cult of "Too Many Cooks," a plastic-bag ban, and jury selection begins for the BGF, with some truly crazy juror responses

    Wandering Eye: The cult of "Too Many Cooks," a plastic-bag ban, and jury selection begins for the BGF, with some truly crazy juror responses
    Over the weekend, Adult Swim premiered the short "Too Many Cooks," and the internet promptly freaked out over what it called "an instant cult classic." The 11-minute-long video, which starts as a fake title sequence to an '80s sitcom and then devolves...
  • Opinion: Haven't voted yet? Get on that shit

    Opinion: Haven't voted yet? Get on that shit
    The only thing more ridiculous than that Lil Jon video is the fact that those celebrities felt the need to make it in the first place (even though many of them didn't vote). Why can't you assholes just vote? OK, I get it. You hate the two-party system....
  • Rapper Young Moose to be freed on bail

    Rapper Young Moose to be freed on bail
    Judge John Howard today granted bail to Kevron Evans, who raps under the name Young Moose, saying it would be "cruel and unusual" to deny bail because of "the circumstances relating to Mr. Evans and the nature of potential penalties." Howard found the...
  • Matt Nicka, accused head of Sonar-tied pot conspiracy in Maryland, in U.S. custody

    Matt Nicka, accused head of Sonar-tied pot conspiracy in Maryland, in U.S. custody
    Nearly four years after a 2010 federal indictment named Matt Nicka as the leader of a decade-long, cross-country pot conspiracy based in Baltimore, he and his co-defendant wife, Gretchen Peterson, whose lives as fugitives ended when Canadian authorities...
  • Baltimore attorney Kenneth Ravenell appears to have separated from Murphy, Falcon, & Murphy

    Baltimore attorney Kenneth Ravenell appears to have separated from Murphy, Falcon, & Murphy
    Baltimore attorney Kenneth Ravenell appears to have separated from Murphy, Falcon, & Murphy, the prestigious firm in which he'd been a partner since 2007, when he left what was then known as Schulman, Treem, Kaminkow, Gilden & Ravenell PA. The website...
  • The Detective and the Rapper

    The Detective and the Rapper
    On Oct. 19, 2012 Kevron Evans, who raps under the name Young Moose, was arrested by Detective Daniel Hersl on the 1900 block of North Collington Avenue and charged with possession with intent to distribute narcotics. On May 30, 2014, Evans entered...
  • Maryland U.S. Attorney's Office contends that prosecutors properly handled faked drug-dog certification

    Maryland U.S. Attorney's Office contends that prosecutors properly handled faked drug-dog certification
    The attorney for Indiana real-estate investor Samantha Banks, whose $122,640 in cash was seized by authorities at Baltimore-Washington International Airport last year, in July argued that federal prosecutors knowingly passed off in litigation a faked...
  • Bad Seeds

    Bad Seeds
    After Baltimore police officer Vincent Cosom apparently sucker-punched Kollin Truss at Greenmount and North avenues in June, it took about three months before a video of the incident hit the internet, prompting the matter to go viral in a maelstrom of...
  • Wandering Eye: Nawrozki's investigative legacy, Ed Schrader on Bowie, and bank hackers

    Wandering Eye: Nawrozki's investigative legacy, Ed Schrader on Bowie, and bank hackers
     Baltimore journalist Joe Nawrozki’s recent death has prompted a notable tribute by fellow scribe and regular CP contributor Rafael Alvarez in the Baltimore Brew, recalling how Nawrozki’s coverage of the local crime scene for the Baltimore...
  • High Times

    High Times
    Come Oct. 1, people in Maryland caught with less than 10 grams of pot or less will no longer face criminal penalties, thanks to the April 7 passage of a marijuana-decriminalization bill in the Maryland General Assembly, which Gov. Martin O’Malley...
  • Ghosts of Black Guerrilla Family scandals past appear in new cases

    Ghosts of Black Guerrilla Family scandals past appear in new cases
    As the few remaining defendants in the Tavon White-led Black Guerrilla Family (BGF) prison-gang conspiracy case involving Maryland correctional officers (CO) prepare for trial, two reminders emerged recently of how long gang-corrupted COs have been gaming...