By Beth Brogan on Nov. 10, 2016, at 4:19 p.m.
“It’s a particularly strict enforcement provision.”
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 10, 2016, at 10:54 a.m.
Jurors deliberated for fewer than three hours over two days before finding Keith Coleman guilty of murdering his girlfriend and her young children nearly two years ago in the trailer they shared in Garland.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 09, 2016, at 8:20 p.m.
Jurors sent out a note about 8 p.m. asking to recess overnight. They will resume deliberations at 8 a.m. Thursday.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 09, 2016, at 5:27 p.m.
Jurors heard closing arguments Wednesday at the Penobscot Judicial Center on the 10th day of the trial of Keith Coleman, accused of strangling his girlfriend and then killing her children, aged 10 and 8, in December 2014.
By Beth Brogan on Nov. 09, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
A 36-year-old Dresden man pleaded guilty in Delaware on Nov. 3 to charges that he raped a 14-year-old runaway at a Delaware motel in 2015.
By Dawn Gagnon on Nov. 08, 2016, at 5:57 p.m.
Leda Giggey, 45, also was ordered by to undergo three years of supervised release upon completion of her prison term.
By Dawn Gagnon on Nov. 08, 2016, at 3:24 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 08, 2016, at 1 a.m.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 07, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.
A gay former prison guard settled her civil rights discrimination lawsuit against the Maine Department of Corrections for an undisclosed amount Friday, according to information posted on the U.S. District Court website.
By Liz Gotthelf, Journal Tribune on Nov. 06, 2016, at 10:51 a.m.
On March 26, 2013, Charles Raybine was shot in the face three times while sitting inside a rental car in the parking lot of the Parish Place apartment complex on Birch Street.
By J.W. Oliver on Nov. 06, 2016, at 10:18 a.m.
A New York man has been sentenced to 15 months in custody and two years of probation for his involvement in narcotics trafficking in Waldoboro.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 04, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
A sobbing Keith Coleman, who is charged with three counts of intentional or knowing murder, confessed that he killed “Chrissie and the kids” in a videotaped interview played for jurors.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 03, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
A legal battle over whether enough is being done in Maine to protect the Canada lynx from being killed or injured by trappers is in the hands of a federal judge after a hearing Thursday that drew about 30 people to the Margaret Chase Smith Federal Building.
By Abigail Adams on Nov. 03, 2016, at 8:03 a.m.
After deliberating for less than two hours, the jury returned a verdict of not guilty on all 11 charges.
By Jake Bleiberg on Nov. 02, 2016, at 5:40 p.m.
A transgender inmate is suing a company that provides health care services for state prisons, demanding hair removal treatment and gender reassignment surgery for herself and the reinstatement of hormone therapy for two other inmates.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 02, 2016, at 2:08 p.m.
They allowed their Essex Street trailer to be used by drug dealers as a place to sell and store drugs in exchange for heroin.
By Stephen Betts on Nov. 02, 2016, at 11:13 a.m.
A local woman will avoid jail time if she adheres to a series of conditions after admitting to endangering the welfare of her 3-year-old son, who was found lying in a drainage ditch but unharmed near her apartment complex.
By J.W. Oliver on Nov. 01, 2016, at 5:33 p.m.
By J.W. Oliver on Nov. 01, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Andrew Balcer allegedly killed Anthony and Alice Balcer, both 47, late Sunday or early Monday.