Comments for: Maine State Police trooper wasn’t represented unfairly because of relationship with gay colleague, board rules

Posted April 23, 2013, at 6:02 p.m.

YORK | The chairwoman of the Maine Labor Relations Board has ruled that Maine State Police Trooper Jarrett MacKinnon hasn’t proven that union leaders treated him unfairly because of his friendship with a gay colleague, but the trooper’s father confirmed he plans to appeal the decision. Katharine Rand, chairwoman …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles