Maryland Code, Criminal Law § 8-606.1

(a) A person may not:

(1) forge, falsify, or counterfeit the signature of a judge, court officer, or court employee of the State;  or

(2) use a document with a forged, false, or counterfeit signature of a judge, court officer, or other court employee of the State knowing the signature to be forged, false, or counterfeit.

(b) A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 5 years or a fine not exceeding $10,000 or both.

(c) A person who violates this section is subject to § 5-106(b) of the Courts Article .


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