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Trials and Arbitration

Son of prominent defense attorney sentenced to 2 years in prostitution case

Son of prominent defense attorney sentenced to 2 years in prostitution case

The son of a prominent defense attorney received a two-year sentence Thursday for prostituting three teenage girls in Baltimore County.

Matthew Warren Brown, 27, pleaded guilty in February to one misdemeanor count of prostitution-business for profiting from three teenage girls — ages 14, 16, and 17, according to the state’s attorney’s office.

On Thursday, he appeared in court in a plaid blazer and thick-rimmed glasses, and apologized to his family.

“I wanted to say I am sorry to my family” and the court, Brown said.

In announcing the sentence, Circuit Judge Robert E. Cahill Jr. cited a letter to the court from Brown’s father, defense attorney Warren Brown. Cahill...

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