Rep. Elijah Cummings, who has represented most Baltimore City and Howard County in congress for the past 20 years, “urges Baltimore residents to respect the outcome of the trial [of Officer Edward Nero] regardless of the verdict,” according to the Baltimore Sun.
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Maryland’s highest court opened up the potential that the trials of Baltimore police in the Freddie Gray case could continue.
The Freddie Gray case was back in court on Thursday, but no officers were on the stand. The Maryland Court of Appeals heard from prosecutors and defense attorneys for the police accused in Gray’s death to determine whether Officer William Porter will have to testify in future trials.
Officer William Porter won’t have to testify in the trials of three Baltimore police officers accused in the death of Freddie Gray. That’s the main takeaway from the latest hearing in connection with the case.
In the trial of Officer Caesar Goodson, Jr., Friday’s pause button became a full-on hold by Monday.
After closing arguments on Monday, the jury began deliberating whether to convict Officer William Porter on charges he faces in the Freddie Gray case.