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Wicomico Co. State's Attorney Appointed to Circuit Court

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Matt Maciarello (Photo: Facebook) Matt Maciarello (Photo: Facebook)

WICOMICO CO., Md. - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced Friday that Wicomico County State's Attorney Matt Maciarello, will take a spot on the county's Circuit Court.

Maciarello has served as the Wicomico County State's Attorney since 2011.  He will fill the seat on the Wicomico County Circuit Court made vacant by the Honorable W. Newton Jackson, III, when he retired. Maciarello will preside over cases in Wicomico and Dorchester Counties, shared equally between the two counties. The Circuit Court will appoint a new state's attorney to finish Maciarello's term, which ends in 2018.

Gov. Hogan also appointed Caroline County State's Attorney Jonathan Newell to fill a vacancy on that county's Circuit Court.

"After conducting a thorough vetting process, I am confident that Newell and Maciarello are the most qualified candidates to fill these vacancies," said Governor Hogan. "Throughout their legal careers they have exhibited integrity, intelligence, and a strong commitment to justice, and I am honored to appoint them to the Circuit Court."
 

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