Proposed Administrative Order
Regarding Placement of Certain Filed Documents Under Seal


The Maine Supreme Judicial Court invites comments on a proposed administrative order to provide for the placement of certain filed documents, images, and recordings under seal.  The proposed amendment is posted at the links above.

Any comments must be filed with the Clerk of the Supreme Judicial Court by Friday, January 29, 2016, at 4:00 p.m.  Comments in writing should be mailed to the address below.  Comments sent via email may be in the text of an email or in an attachment to an email, sent to  If the comments are in an attachment, the attachment must be a document in portable document format (.pdf).  The Clerk’s Office will acknowledge receipt of the email via reply email.

All comments must contain (1) the name, mailing address, and telephone number of the individual submitting the comments, and (2) the name, mailing address, and primary telephone number of the organization (if any) on whose behalf the comments are submitted. An individual need not be an attorney to submit comments on behalf of an organization.

Comments are public documents and may be posted on the Court’s website.

Dated: January 15, 2016                                     

Matthew Pollack
Executive Clerk
Maine Supreme Judicial Court
205 Newbury Street Room 139
Portland, Maine 04112-0368
(207) 822-4146