By Judy Harrison on Feb. 08, 2017, at 6:03 p.m.
The Committee on Judicial Responsibility and Disability has recommended former York County Probate Judge Robert M.A. Nadeau pay a $10,000 fine and be barred from sitting on the bench again.
By Jake Bleiberg on Feb. 08, 2017, at 5:14 p.m.
Ronald Paquin, a prominent figure in the sex abuse scandal uncovered by the Boston Globe in the early 2000s, pleaded guilty in 2002 to the repeated rape of a Haverhill, Massachusetts, altar boy.
By Judy Harrison on Feb. 08, 2017, at 4:10 p.m.
Dario Dosen, 49, of Stratford, Prince Edward Island, pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated driving to endanger.
By Christopher Cousins on Feb. 07, 2017, at 4:15 p.m.
The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has set April 13 as the day it will hear oral arguments regarding the constitutionality of Maine’s ranked-choice voting system.
By Dan Levine and Dustin Volz, Reuters on Feb. 07, 2017, at 7:46 a.m.
A federal appeals court will hear arguments Tuesday over whether to restore President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries, the most controversial policy of his two-week-old administration.
By Judy Harrison on Feb. 06, 2017, at 5:31 p.m.
By Letitia Stein, Reuters on Feb. 06, 2017, at 10:40 a.m.
“There’s still a lot of uncertainty about the cause of the sinking.”
By Mary Ann Bragg, Cape Cod Times on Feb. 05, 2017, at 10:32 a.m.
A Maine man pleaded not guilty Friday in Barnstable District Court to a charge of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.
By Susan Sharon, Maine Public on Feb. 03, 2017, at 6:53 p.m.
A Superior Court judge has sided with a Maine State Prison inmate who claimed his due process rights were violated when he was put in solitary confinement for nearly two years.
By Bill Trotter on Feb. 03, 2017, at 5:47 p.m.
A man who set fire to a homestead at a bird sanctuary three years ago has been sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty this week to multiple charges.
By Judy Harrison on Feb. 03, 2017, at 12:38 p.m.
By pleading guilty, she admitted to transferring the money in and out of the customers’ accounts and taking the cash.
By Beth Brogan on Feb. 03, 2017, at 12:29 p.m.
Ten peace activists arrested in June while protesting outside Bath Iron Works were found guilty of misdemeanors.
By Judy Harrison on Feb. 03, 2017, at 11:51 a.m.
The Maine Supreme Judicial Court next week will consider a former York County probate judge’s appeal of the most recent ruling that concluded he violated the Code of Judicial Conduct.
By Judy Harrison on Feb. 02, 2017, at 1:15 p.m.
Scott Jordan Jr. is seeking unspecified compensatory and punitive damages and a jury trial.
By Alex Acquisto on Feb. 01, 2017, at 4:46 p.m.
The state’s highest court will hear arguments next week in a long-running dispute between U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree and a neighbor on North Haven over whether an expansion of Pingree’s Nebo Lodge violated town zoning ordinances.
By Beth Brogan on Feb. 01, 2017, at 2:01 p.m.
Ten of the 12 people charged with misdemeanor obstruction of a public way last year pleaded not guilty in connection with the protest outside the shipyard’s south gate.
By Judy Harrison on Feb. 01, 2017, at 1:11 p.m.
By Alex Acquisto on Jan. 30, 2017, at 3:34 p.m.
A 65-year-old Thomaston man earlier this month pleaded guilty to six counts of sexual assault against four minors.
By Reuters on Jan. 29, 2017, at 9:52 p.m.
By Alex Acquisto on Jan. 27, 2017, at 1:57 p.m.
A Warren couple has been compensated $31,250 after suing Knox County.