State of Maryland vs. Keith Smith

Natalie Finegar is defending Keith Smith from charges related to the death of his wife, Jacquelyn Smith.

On March 21, 2019, Natalie spoke about the charges. The news was covered by several local media outlets:


Complex Litigation

State public defender’s office calls for immediate suspension of Baltimore police surveillance program

Natalie led the effort by the Baltimore City Division of the Public Defender’s office to force the city police to stop using a secret surveillance program.


Baltimore: Hail of Habeas Corpus Petitions Leads to Release of Riot Suspects

Hundreds of people arrested during the Freddie Gray disturbances without proper paperwork released after Natalie and her team filed 82 petitions with the Attorney General’s Office.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2015/08/28/baltimore-convictions-challenged-secret-stingray-surveillance/71279112/

http://foxbaltimore.com/news/local/mosby-allegations-her-office-turned-a-blind-eye-to-concerns-on-officers-simply-not-true

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/charges-dropped-in-nearly-50-cases-after-indictment-of-baltimore-police-officers/2017/05/11/960ce1e8-3664-11e7-b4ee-434b6d506b37_story.html?utm_term=.7aa09901b924

https://www.clearinghouse.net/chDocs/public/JC-MD-0011-9000.pdf

High Profile Cases

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=14920

http://www.baltimoresun.com/bs-mtblog-2011-10-trial_begins_in_torture_killin-story.html

http://foxbaltimore.com/news/local/man-convicted-of-shooting-baltimore-police-in-1976-denied-bail

Civil Rights

http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/tag/natalie-finegar/

http://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-baltimore-protesters-released-20150429-story.html

http://www.the-chesapeake.com/tag/natalie-finegar/

https://www.afro.com/public-defender-to-police-suspend-use-of-surveillance-plane/

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/101-people-released-without-charge-48-hours-baltimore-jail/

http://hotair.com/archives/2016/08/29/sky-cameras-watching-baltimore-residents-arent-happy/

In The News

http://www.wbaltv.com/article/baltimore-police-admit-to-crime-lab-backlog-in-drug-cases/7102686

http://www.citypaper.com/news/features/bcpnews-the-2016-weed-issue-20160419-storygallery.html

https://www.thenation.com/article/44-hours-baltimore-jail-filming-police/

http://www.legalnews.com/detroit/1430352

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/baltimore-gangster-cops-indicted-racketeering-charges-article-1.2986770

http://www.nlada100years.org/sites/default/files/COD_WEB.pdf

Publications

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/1936928X.2012.743868

Speaking Engagements

https://www.law.umaryland.edu/faculty/conferences/conf31/program.pdf

http://hls.harvard.edu/event/success-day-to-day-natalie-finegar-deputy-public-defender-of-baltimore/

https://systemicjusticeblog.wordpress.com/2016/02/

http://www.brennancenter.org/sites/default/files/legacy/d/download_file_49916.pdf

http://www.law.umaryland.edu/about/news_details.html?news=505

https://leym.org/2017/01/14/black-lives-matter-discriminatory-baltimore-city-police-agree-to-changes/

http://www.bym-rsf.org/events/annualsession/speakers.html