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Maine-Based Mapping Company Will Appeal $6.2M Fine

| June 16, 2014

  (Photo courtesy of John Phelan)   PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine-based DeLorme Publishing is digging in for a fight against a $6.2 million fine levied against it in an ongoing patent dispute. The Portland Press Herald reports DeLorme’s CEO says the firm believes it’s done nothing wrong and will appeal. The mapping company received […]

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Maine Map Maker Fined $6.2M by Feds

| June 11, 2014

YARMOUTH, Maine (AP) – Federal officials have fined a Maine map maker $6.2 million in a patent infringement case over satellite communication devices. The International Trade Commission’s civil penalty against Yarmouth-based DeLorme Publishing is the latest development in a case that began in 2012 when Virginia-based BriarTek filed a complaint alleging that DeLorme’s series of […]

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Yarmouth Man sentenced in Sexting Case

| November 14, 2013

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A Yarmouth man who induced two underage girls to send him pornographic images of themselves via text messaging has been sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison. Federal prosecutors say 25-year-old Ronald Grant Thurston III was also sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Portland to five years of probation upon […]

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