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Innocent until proven guilty... Maine Chief Justice Leigh Saufley announced an effort to keep more people who are awaiting trial out of the state’s county jails.

Maine attorney Mary Bonauto argues for marriage equality in the U.S. Supreme Court this week. The Portland resident has been a force at the center of many landmark cases dealing with gay rights in Maine and New England.

A Maine case in the #supremecourt broke Justice Thomas's silence...

A man and woman from Bar Harbor who were arrested last spring after recording video of Portland police each will receive $30,000 as part of a settlement with the city, according to officials.

Maine attorney Mary Bonauto, a pioneer in advancing gay rights, will be one of two lead attorneys arguing the issue of same-sex marriage before the U.S. Supreme Court.

A man sentenced to 38 years in prison for the execution-style killing of a friend has asked the Maine Law Court to have his sentence reconsidered, arguing it was influenced by ethnic bias.

"You can’t step out the door once they’re in flight, nor can you push out a live moose." Interestingly enough, similar laws regarding live game and aviation appear in Colorado and Alaska.

The city has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by the Portland Pipe Line Corp., saying that the company cannot claim damages from a city ordinance because it has “no current plans” to reverse the flow of the pipeline to bring Canadian crude oil to Portland Harbor.

1-in-2M find: 14-year-old, dad nab blue lobster

Jay LaPlante with the Miss Meghan's Lobster Catch company caught a blue lobster around 10:45 a.m. ET Saturday (8/23/2014) off Pine Point here, about 10 miles southwest of Portland, Maine.