Prosecutors Jonathan Newell & Matthew Maciarello appointed as Circuit Court Judges by Gov. Hogan

Governor Larry Hogan today announced the appointments of Caroline County State’s Attorney Jonathan Newell to the Circuit Court for Caroline County and Wicomico County State’s Attorney Matthew Maciarello to the Circuit Court for Wicomico County.

Pirate Poachers of the Chesapeake: Pirate Poacher Gang of Eight Raided Oyster Sanctuary

EASTON, MD. — There are so many Maryland watermen raiding the oyster sanctuaries that the Maryland Natural Resources Police might have to bring in a barge with a portable jail cell on it to contain them as they run around the Bay picking them up when they are caught. The problem with that is that the Maryland General Assembly doesn’t include jail time for serial poachers.