Constitutional Law

Told to give up gun after shooting alleged burglar, disabled tenant sues landlord

Civil Rights

City to pay $175K in legal costs for ACLU’s successful suit against panhandling law

Criminal Justice

Man is accused of posing as elderly man and attacking lawyer with electrified cane

Appellate Practice

Lawyer who blamed difficulties of solo practice for mistakes in brief won’t get a third chance

Constitutional Law

Did robbery defendant forfeit right to an attorney? Top state court to decide

Executive Branch

Court: Governor was wrong about veto opportunity; 65 bills are now law

Constitutional Law

Did Maine governor flub pocket veto? Misstep will allow 19 bills to become law, Democrats say

Disability Law

Federal Circuit: US must pay attorney’s fee to lawyer who took veteran’s case 20 years ago

Products Liability

Woman sues over barbecue brush, seeks unspecified damages for surgery costs


Judge puts gag order on news media in lawyer’s assault trial, then apologizes and rescinds

Criminal Justice

Former top drug prosecutor is sentenced for child porn, fleeing

Law Firms

Verrill Dana to hire 20 lawyers from Connecticut firm, will tie Pierce Atwood as biggest Maine firm

Health Law

Maine judge rules that nurse with no Ebola symptoms is free to move about

Health Law

Maine nurse won’t follow quarantine, lawyer says, setting off possible legal battle

Criminal Justice

Attorney is charged in child-porn possession case after consenting to search of law office

Criminal Justice

‘Best mug shot ever’: Man poses in T-shirt displaying booking photo as he begins DUI jail sentence

Legal Ethics

Brain injury leads to suspension for Maine lawyer; ‘I couldn’t stick to tasks,’ he says

Constitutional Law

Domestic violence victim put on stand in pajamas, then jailed overnight for refusing to testify

Labor & Employment

Boycott seeking $70 per hour for court-appointed lawyers fizzled when other attorneys took the cases

Legal Ethics

F. Lee Bailey loses bid for Maine law license; court notes he felt disbarment was ‘kind of harsh’