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when a judgment becomes a lien against real property is lien valid for the time the owner owns the property or does the lien expire in the normal legal manner?
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It remains a valid lien until paid here.It clouds title until a release of lien is signed by the creditor.The owner has option to pay it off and get a release of lien or it has to be paid prior to a sale here under Maryland law.

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