103 ABA Journal Maine articles.
Feb 12, 2020 2:05 PM CST
Stephen King’s novella premiered as an adapted motion picture that earned seven Oscar nominations. The depictions of the adjustment challenges of reentry have been referenced in several professional journals on incarceration. But what of the significance?
Sep 26, 2019 6:30 AM CDT
Some formerly incarcerated people say it’s often not enough to meet their basic needs
Sep 11, 2019 2:49 PM CDT
New York is poised to join the increasing number of states that are banning gay and trans “panic defenses” in murder cases. As the ABA Journal reported in January, legislatures have increasingly considered this type of ban.
Jun 26, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
Jun 14, 2019 7:30 AM CDT
Maine has adopted an ABA model rule that bars discrimination and harassment by lawyers.
Maine is the second state to adopt Rule 8.4(g) of the ABA Model Rules of Professional…
Jun 13, 2019 11:39 AM CDT
Feb 8, 2019 6:30 AM CST
The FBI has asked Google for location data on anyone close in time and location to robberies in Virginia and Maine.
The FBI’s “reverse location” orders could ensnare anyone who…
Oct 25, 2018 8:30 AM CDT
Sep 15, 2017 3:35 PM CDT
Maine’s highest court has ruled against a woman seeking guardianship of her grandchild who filed a would-be class action against a part-time probate judge accused of slowing his docket after…
Jul 28, 2017 7:00 AM CDT
A court security officer in Augusta, Maine, has been placed on paid leave pending an internal investigation into allegations that he took a cellphone photo of a defense lawyer’s notes…
Mar 3, 2017 12:00 PM CST
A Maine lawyer accused of sexting a client he was appointed to represent in several criminal cases has received an interim suspension while a disciplinary case is pending against him.…
Aug 4, 2016 8:00 AM CDT
Maine’s top court has refused to overturn a murder conviction in a case where the prosecutor admitted he likely tried to annoy the defense lawyer by feigning sleep during his…
Feb 4, 2016 7:47 AM CST
A former Maine lobsterman has sued his landlord, after shooting an intruder at his government-subsidized Rockland apartment earlier this year and being told he must give up his gun or…
Nov 18, 2015 1:35 PM CST
A successful challenge of a panhandling law by the American Civil Liberties Union of Maine will cost the city of Portland $175,000 in legal expenses, in addition to the cost…
Nov 4, 2015 4:50 PM CST