Comments for: Washington County sheriff threatens to sue court system over failure to arraign prisoners

Posted April 26, 2013, at 3:56 p.m.
Last modified April 26, 2013, at 5 p.m.

MACHIAS, Maine — Washington County Sheriff Donnie Smith said Friday that if the judges serving the county’s District Court don’t start arraigning prisoners in a timely fashion, he plans to sue the court system. Smith said the state has reduced District Court hours in Machias to just three afternoons a …

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