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Legislative Limbo

Legislative Limbo

More than 450 pieces of legislation are in limbo, including measures to reform Maine’s criminal justice system, following the sudden adjournment of the Legislature last week because of concerns about the spread of coronavirus. Some of the criminal justice bills...
Maine lawmakers to consider 15 criminal justice bills

Maine lawmakers to consider 15 criminal justice bills

Lawmakers will consider more than two dozen bills this session that seek to reform the state’s criminal justice system, some of which were carried over from last year and others that move recommendations forward from task forces and committees. Other bills could be...