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Cold Case – Child Assault

Cold Case – Child Assault

| June 25, 2015

  PORTLAND – Maine’s highest court is affirming the conviction of a Nebraska man found guilty of sexually abusing an 8-year-old relative in Maine, despite the man’s contention he did not receive a fair trial. A jury found Clarence Cote guilty in 2014, nearly a quarter century after the crime took place. A judge ordered […]

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Court Rejects Sexual Assault Appeal

Court Rejects Sexual Assault Appeal

| February 18, 2014

  PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The state supreme court has rejected an appeal by a Maine man convicted of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl and photographing the abuse. Nicholas Gladu of Windham contended jurors weren’t sufficiently questioned for potential biases and that a photograph introduced at trial wasn’t sufficient to convict on one of the […]

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911 Transcripts Ordered Released

911 Transcripts Ordered Released

| November 14, 2013

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine supreme court has ordered law enforcement officials to release transcripts of 911 calls from last year’s fatal shootings of two teenagers in Biddeford. The court unanimously overturned a judge’s decision to ban release of the transcripts from three calls in the case of a 75-year-old man charged in killing […]

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