Questions about penalties for investigators who receive confidential recordings unanswered as of Tuesday.
Eavesdropping in Maine Jails
More recommendations may be considered on Nov. 1.
Recommendations would go to the Legislature. It comes after months of reporting by The Maine Monitor.
Kennebec County memo shows investigator monitored calls a man made to his lawyer in April 2022.
Maine sheriffs adopt changes to prevent individual jails from recording confidential calls, but no statewide solution emerges
10 facilities recorded jailed defendants’ calls to attorneys, an investigation finds.
Strip searches and face-to-face meetings among the policies also being reviewed by new legislative committee.
Bobby Nightingale faces a possible sentence of up to life in prison.
Bobby Nightingale’s trial is scheduled to begin on August 15 in Caribou.
Defense lawyers want murder indictments dismissed because Maine State Police heard confidential calls
The lawyers for Bobby Nightingale and Jaquile Coleman seek to have the charges thrown out because of alleged attorney-client privilege violations.
Fraternal Order of Police endorses Paul LePage’s 2022 campaign for governor.
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