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Man Charged with Rape of 4-Year Old Asks to be Released on Bail

| April 16, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Sidney man who has been held in jail or a state psychiatric facility since his arrest in July 2012 on charges of raping a 4-year-old girl he was baby-sitting has asked a judge to be freed on bail. A lawyer for 24-year-old Eric Bard asked a judge during an arraignment […]

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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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