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DISTRICT COURT OF MARYLAND
OBTAINING CIVIL JUDGMENT AND SATISFACTION DATA
The Maryland Judiciary makes information about civil judgments and satisfactions recorded and
indexed in the District Court of Maryland available on a subscription basis.
Term and Conditions
To obtain bulk data on current civil judgments and satisfactions recorded and indexed in the District
Court of Maryland, you must make an initial purchase for civil judgment data at a prepaid cost of $2,775,
which includes payment for the first monthly update. The initial purchase will include the past twelve (12)
years of District Court of Maryland civil judgments and satisfactions that have been recorded and indexed
with the Court. Requests and prepayment for this report must be received by the first of the month preceding
the quarterly compilation and run of data, which occurs the first day of January, April, July, or October. For
example, payment must be received by the first of March for the April initial data disbursement.
Updates to the initial data, which include new civil judgments and satisfactions, are available at a prepaid
cost of $500 per month. The updates will be transmitted by email on a weekly basis. Payment for monthly
updates must be received by the first of the preceding month. For example, payment must be received by the
first of February for the March monthly update data disbursement.
New case filings will continue to be available via the dial-up public access system for a fee. Information
concerning the dial-up system can be obtained at http://www.courts.state.md.us/dialup.html or by contacting
Mary A. Hutchins, DP Security Administrator, (410) 260-1031.
The data will not be altered to suit the requestor’s specific needs. The initial report of data and the weekly
update programs will be consistent for all requestors. The initial report of data will be provided in text format
on Compact Disc (CD). The updates will be transmitted in text format by email on a weekly basis.
The initial data report, consisting of 12 years