Comments for: Eastport security worker awarded $200,000 after jury finds employer wrongly fired him for 2006 whistleblowing email

Posted March 23, 2013, at 4:07 p.m.
Last modified March 24, 2013, at 4:10 p.m.

MACHIAS, Maine — A jury in Washington County Superior Court found that a Hampden-based security company violated the Maine Whistleblower’s Protection Act when it fired an employee who sent an email to Gov. John Baldacci in 2006. The jury awarded the plaintiff, Richard Hickson, of Eastport, more than $200,000 in …

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