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Tag Archives: Frederick County Circuit Court

Amended safe harbor statute applies in drug case (access required)

Where defendant was charged with possessing methamphetamine after the police were called to assist with her alleged overdose, the amended version of a safe harbor statute enacted after the date of defendant’s alleged offense applies to the case. Background On ...

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‘Safe harbor’ overdose law applies retroactively (access required)

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A Frederick County circuit judge has ruled that broader protections for overdose victims in criminal court apply even when the overdose occurred before the stronger law took effect. Despite that favorable ruling this month, the same judge later ruled the ...

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