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Lepage Asks Lawmakers to Help Fight Drug Problem

| March 11, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage is calling on lawmakers to support his proposal to boost law enforcement to combat the state’s drug problem. The Republican governor has submitted a nearly $3 million measure to fund 14 new drug enforcement agents. It would also add four judges and four prosecutors in the attorney […]

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State of the Judiciary

| February 25, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine’s chief justice is urging lawmakers to provide funds to help courts fight the state’s drug problem – and also to improve public access through “e-filing.” Chief Justice Leigh Saufley (SAW’-flee) told lawmakers Tuesday during her “State of the Judiciary” to support Gov. Paul LePage’s plan to boost the number of […]

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