Maryland Bar Bulletin
Publications : Bar Bulletin : January 2011


On January 1, 2011, new Maryland Rule 16-110 governing the possession and use of cell phones, cameras, computers, and other electronic devices in court facilities took effect.

Under Maryland Rule 16-110, if a cell phone, camera, computer or other electronic device is brought into a court facility, it is subject to inspection and may be used only in accordance with the Rule and the court's orders.

The new Rule is posted on the Maryland Judiciary's website:

More details to follow in the February Bar Bulletin.

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Publications : Bar Bulletin: January 2011

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