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Fryeburg store owner sentenced for almost a decade of sales tax evasion

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An Oxford County retailer was sentenced to three months in jail for underpaying his store's sales tax.

Michael Liberty charged with multimillion-dollar investment fraud

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Michael Liberty, a Gray native and former Portland developer, was charged with another man in an indictment filed Wednesday for their alleged roles in a purported multimillion-dollar scheme involving...

Committee to consider long-term direction of Maine Law

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The University of Maine System Board of Trustees has formed a committee to consider the direction of 21st century legal education and conduct a “one university” assessment of Maine Law...

Maine Law’s interim dean is already a familiar face on campus

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University of Southern Maine President Glenn Cummings announced Thursday that Dmitry Bam, the University of Maine School of Law’s associate dean, has been selected as the law school’s...

Pro bono work a labor of love for Portland attorney Stacey Neumann

Renee Cordes |

Stacey Neumann is a partner at Portland law firm Murray Plumb & Murray, where she chairs the criminal/white collar defense and employment practice groups. She also does a lot of pro bono work, which...

Court grants Lincoln hospital right to pay wages and bills during Ch. 11 proceedings

Documents filed at U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maine in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy case by Penobscot Valley Hospital reveal that the Lincoln hospital owes up to $10 million to more than...

UNE partners with Maine Law to offer faster path to law degree for marine sciences majors

Renee Cordes |

The University of New England and the University of Maine School of Law are joining forces to offer marine sciences undergraduates a faster track to a law degree, saving them both time and money.

Rockland's 'tiny house' amendment challenged in court

Laurie Schreiber |

A Rockland resident has filed a lawsuit challenging a recent zoning change that would allow houses of less than 800 square feet in five zoning districts of the city.

Danielle Conway to leave Maine Law for new post in Pennsylvania

Renee Cordes |

Danielle Conway is leaving her post as dean of the University of Maine School of Law after four years to become dean of Penn State's Dickinson Law.

Piscataquis County joins lawsuit against owner of Greenville area ski lodge

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The Piscataquis County Commission has joined the state in a lawsuit against the owner of the Big Squaw Mountain ski area.