ANNAPOLIS, MD (AP) – Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan appointed two judges to the state’s highest court. Hogan announced the appointment of Harford County Circuit Court Judge Angela Eaves to the Maryland Court of Appeals. Eaves is the first Hispanic judge appointed to the court. She has been appointed to succeed Judge Robert McDonald upon his mandatory retirement later this month. Hogan also appointed Judge Matthew Fader of Howard County to the Court of Appeals. Fader is currently the chief judge of the Court of Special Appeals, Maryland’s intermediate-appellate court. He has been appointed to succeed Judge Joseph Getty upon his mandatory retirement in April.