Articles by Judy Meyer

 
Stavros Mendros at the Maine GOP Convention in Augusta, May 5, 2012.

Casino signature gatherers demand payment, allege ‘criminal behavior’

By Judy Meyer on Jan. 26, 2016, at 12:08 p.m.
Circulators hired to gather signatures to bring another casino to Maine have finished their work, but accusations of how those signatures were obtained and whether circulators were adequately paid for the work have just begun.

County GOP treasurer quits amid claims of missing funds

By Judy Meyer on Dec. 08, 2015, at 5:07 p.m.
Mark Ramsay has told his fellow officers he will resign after about $8,000 was discovered missing from the committee’s bank account, according to Michael Marcotte.
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Drew Gattine, D-Westbrook

Democrat questions legality of Lewiston mayor’s call to list welfare recipients

By Judy Meyer and Scott Thistle on Sept. 24, 2015, at 2:05 p.m.
A Democratic legislator noted that even if state laws change, federal restrictions will make it impossible to list the names publicly.

Owner of farm where fatal hayride occured files for bankruptcy

By Judy Meyer on July 08, 2015, at 3:11 p.m.
Kristina Lowe listens to closing arguments at her manslaughter trial at Oxford County Superior Court in Paris on Wednesday.

Jury finds woman guilty of manslaughter in West Paris crash that killed 2 teens

By Judy Meyer on May 22, 2014, at 4:31 p.m.
Kristina Lowe sits through the opening statement at her jury trail Thursday at Oxford County Superior Court.

State rests case against woman accused of manslaughter

By Judy Meyer on May 20, 2014, at 2:06 p.m.
Kristina Lowe sits through the opening statement at her jury trail Thursday at Oxford County Superior Court.

Witness’s Facebook posts questioned in woman’s manslaughter trial

By Judy Meyer on May 17, 2014, at 6:55 a.m.
Kristina Lowe

Jury selected for West Paris vehicular manslaughter trial

By Judy Meyer on May 15, 2014, at 9:45 a.m.
Mary Mayhew is the commissioner of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.

Maine DHHS chief brushes aside federal warning, will move ahead with plan for photos on EBT cards

By Judy Meyer on April 25, 2014, at 6:32 p.m.

More Maine workers found justified in whistle-blower complaints

By Judy Meyer on March 09, 2014, at 6:49 a.m.

College classes available to all Maine inmates, but interest limited

By Judy Meyer on Nov. 10, 2013, at 12:10 p.m.
Inmates Jon Brent Dyer, left, Jerry James Banks, center and Brandon Brown celebrate getting diplomas from the University of Maine at Augusta during a ceremony on Monday at the Maine State Prison.

Prison education program offers new beginnings for Maine inmates

By Judy Meyer on Nov. 10, 2013, at 12:08 p.m.
Nathan Morton, charged with murder in connection with the Romeo Parent killing last April, listens to his lawyer, George Hess, during his appellate review of harnish bail proceeding in Androscoggin County Superior Court in Auburn Friday morning.

Greene murder suspect’s bail review ends abruptly

By Judy Meyer on Nov. 02, 2013, at 5:51 a.m.
Eric Cioppa

State rules Anthem cannot force customers into new plan

By Judy Meyer on Oct. 05, 2013, at 7:16 a.m.

Terrorizing charges against Sabattus man dismissed

By Judy Meyer on Sept. 08, 2013, at 5:51 a.m.
Bryan Peabody

Lewiston man pleads not guilty in July stabbing

By Judith Meyer, Sun Journal on Sept. 07, 2013, at 5:58 a.m.
David Marsters of Sabattus admits he made a mistake when he used a racial slur and posted "Shoot the N*****" atop a picture of President Barack Obama on Facebook recently. On Thursday, he resigned from town committees and apologized for the statement.

Marsters apologizes for racial slur, resigns from Sabattus boards

By Judy Meyer on Aug. 29, 2013, at 12:33 p.m.
David Marsters of Sabattus admits he made a mistake when he used a racial slur and posted "Shoot the N*****" atop a picture of President Barack Obama on Facebook recently. "I didn't say I'm going to do it or someone else is going to do it," clarified Marsters during an interview at his home Tuesday evening.

Sabattus calls emergency meeting to consider removing man who said to ‘shoot’ Obama on Facebook from boards, committees

By Judy Meyer on Aug. 28, 2013, at 3:43 p.m.
Cleveland Cruthirds

Lewiston man convicted of assault, burglary, but acquitted of attempted murder in stabbing attack

By Judy Meyer on Aug. 21, 2013, at 6:02 a.m.
Cleveland Cruthirds listens to Assistant District Attorney Patricia Reynolds Regan list bail conditions sought for Cruthirds at Lewiston District Court on Wednesday.

Jury expected to deliberate Tuesday in attempted murder stabbing trial

By Judy Meyer on Aug. 20, 2013, at 7 a.m.