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Man Charged with Manslaughter – Charges Upped to Murder

Man Charged with Manslaughter – Charges Upped to Murder

| March 26, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Maine man charged with manslaughter in the death of a 5-month-old child he was babysitting is now facing a murder charge. Twenty-five-year-old Samuel Moore of Bangor was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury in Bangor. WABI-TV says he was also indicted for manslaughter, for which he was originally charged. Police […]

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Man Sentenced for Killing His Dealer

Man Sentenced for Killing His Dealer

| February 25, 2014

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) – A Maine man convicted of killing his drug supplier for cutting him off has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. Andrew Kierstead, who was sentenced Tuesday, was convicted of murder in the September 2012 shotgun killing of Richard Mills outside Mills’ home in Cushing. Prosecutors say the 41-year-old Kierstead told […]

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Man to be Sentenced for Killing His Drug Supplier

Man to be Sentenced for Killing His Drug Supplier

| February 24, 2014

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) – A Maine man convicted of killing his drug supplier for cutting him off is due to be sentenced. Andrew Kierstead, who’s due to be sentenced Tuesday, was convicted of murder in the September 2012 shotgun killing of Richard Mills outside Mills’ home in Cushing. Prosecutors say the 41-year-old Kierstead told them […]

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Knox Guilty Verdict Upheld

Knox Guilty Verdict Upheld

| January 30, 2014

FLORENCE, Italy – An appeals court in Florence has upheld the guilty verdict against U.S. student Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend for the 2007 murder of her British roommate. Knox was sentenced to 28 1/2 years in prison, raising the spectre of a long legal battle over her extradition. After nearly 12 hours of deliberations […]

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Convicted Murderer George Jaime Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison

Convicted Murderer George Jaime Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison

| December 20, 2013

It’s 40 years in prison for convicted murderer George Jaime. The former Presque Isle pawn shop owner was sentenced on Friday in Houlton Superior Court. “I’m not responsible for this murder. I’m not a murderer, and I want to put that on the record,” said Jaime in court today. Jaime swears he didn’t do it. […]

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