By Beth Brogan on Dec. 21, 2016, at 6:40 a.m.
A Gardiner man accused of killing and dismembering his father in their Gardiner apartment in 2014 is scheduled to appear in court next month to see if forced medication has made him competent to stand trial for murder.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 20, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
Jurors deliberated six hours Tuesday at the Washington County Judicial Center before asking to go home for the night without reaching a verdict in the double murder trial of Matthew Davis, 35, of Houlton.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 20, 2016, at 1:42 p.m.
Jurors deliberated nearly three hours Tuesday at the Washington County Judicial Center before breaking for lunch in the double murder trial of Matthew Davis, 35, of Houlton.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 19, 2016, at 7:31 p.m.
Jurors will begin deliberating Tuesday morning in the double murder trial of Matthew Davis, 35, of Houlton after hearing closing arguments Monday afternoon.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 19, 2016, at 5:55 p.m.
President Obama shortened prison sentences for 153 convicts and pardoned 78 others — including two men from Maine.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 19, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
A private investigator hired by the defense on Monday measured the feet of Matthew Davis, who is accused of slaying an Oakfield couple more than three years ago as part of a crime spree, to show jurors that his size 10½ feet were two sizes larger than the footprints found at two of the scenes.
By Bill Trotter on Dec. 19, 2016, at 1:54 p.m.
Christopher Hutchinson, 28, was arrested Monday and charged by indictment with seaman’s manslaughter.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 16, 2016, at 5:48 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 16, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
Jeannie M. Chapman, 37, was convicted earlier this month of injuring a 37-year-old Bangor man who was in a crosswalk in downtown Bangor.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 15, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
The Maine Supreme Judicial Court will decide if a Stockton Springs woman’s home is a dangerous structure and should be destroyed or if she will be able to live there.
By Greg Lacour, Reuters on Dec. 15, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.
The 12 jurors deliberated for a little less than two hours.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 15, 2016, at 1:51 p.m.
Maine joined a federal lawsuit filed against six generic drug companies alleging they entered into illegal conspiracies to artificially inflate and manipulate prices and reduce competition.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 14, 2016, at 3:01 p.m.
U.S. District Judge John Woodcock found Wednesday that David Alan Thiede had violated the terms of his supervised release by committing new crimes.
By Beth Brogan on Dec. 13, 2016, at 5:46 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 13, 2016, at 2:27 p.m.
The sentencing was the fifth time in about 12 years that Don Grace has been ordered to serve time in federal prison.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 13, 2016, at 9:51 a.m.
Abdirahman Huessin Haji-Hassan shot Richard Lobor in the leg then in the head.
By Jen Lynds on Dec. 09, 2016, at 5:51 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 08, 2016, at 8:54 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 08, 2016, at 6:37 p.m.
Roger Joseph Dana, 43, is charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death last month of his daughter.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 08, 2016, at 5:43 p.m.
Prosecution witnesses on the third day of the Matthew Davis double murder trial testified about events police have said took place before and after Michael Kitchen, 51, and Heidi Pratt, 49, were killed in the early morning hours of Sept. 23, 2013, in the Oakfield home they shared.