Recent Memoranda of Decision

Memoranda of decision are listed on this page for approximately 60-90 days after they are issued.

March 2017
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-16-320 Mem 17-29 In re Genevieve M. et al. 3/7/17 Child protection Powers Affirmed
Yor-16-222 Mem 17-28 State of Maine v. Tremayne McWilliams 3/7/17 Drug trafficking Moskowitz Affirmed
Aro-16-226 Mem 17-27 State of Maine v. Colen M. McNally 3/7/17 Unlawful trafficking in scheduled drugs Hunter Affirmed
Cum-16-206 Mem 17-26 Deutsche Bank National Trust Company v. Oram Lawry et al. 3/7/17 Foreclosure Powers Affirmed
Som-16-327 Mem 17-25 David Fowler v. Tylene Bergeron 3/2/17 Motion to modify Benson Affirmed
Cum-16-170 Mem 17-24 Onewest Bank,FSB v. William P. Keefe et al. 3/2/17 Motion to alter or amend Mills Affirmed
And-16-450 Mem 17-23 In re Noah D. 3/2/17 Child protection Oram Affirmed
Cum-16-425 Mem 17-22 John R. Kowalski v. Heather E. Kowalski 3/2/17 Spousal and child support Montgomery Affirmed
Pen-16-469 Mem 17-21 In re Keyana K. 3/2/17 Child protection Campbell Affirmed
Cum-16-473 Mem 17-20 In re Precious P. 3/2/17 Child protection Eggert Affirmed
Yor-16-173 Mem 17-19 Billy D. Groom v. April Walch 3/2/17 Motion for relief Cantara Affirmed
Han-16-197 Mem 17-18 Lesley J. Gilbert v. Stephen P. Blair 3/2/17 Motion to modify Mallonee Affirmed
Wal-16-413 Mem 17-17 Coreen E. Dorr v. Guy F. Hews 3/2/17 Motion to modify Worth Affirmed
Han-16-424 Mem 17-16 In re Amity B. 3/2/17 Child protection Roberts Affirmed
Ken-16-389 Mem 17-15 In re Alexia T. et al. 3/2/17 Child protection Nale Affirmed

 

February 2017
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Wal-16-277 Mem 17-14 State of Maine v. Darren C. Hall 2/23/17 Possession of firearm by prohibited person R. Murray Affirmed
Cum-16-310 Mem 17-13 Daniel G. Lilley et al. v. Marcus, Clegg & Mistretta, P.A., et al. 2/23/17 Attachment Warren Affirmed
Cum-16-301 Mem 17-12 Daniel G. Lilley et al. v. Marcus, Clegg & Mistretta, P.A., et al. 2/23/17 Interlocutory Appeals Warren Appeal Dismissed

 

January 2017
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Ken-15-605 Mem 17-11 Christine V. Violette v. Randy R. Violette 1/31/17 Divorce interim orders Dow Affirmed
Was-16-297 Mem 17-10 In re Shelby D. et al. 1/31/17 Child protection D. Mitchell Affirmed
Cum-16-329 Mem 17-9 Catherine Gourlaquen v. Selcuk Karamanoglu 1/31/17 Protection from abuse Powers Affirmed
Yor-16-369 Mem 17-8 In re Jacob M. et al. 1/31/17 Child protection Foster Affirmed
Ken-16-343 Mem 17-7 In re Dakota S. 1/31/17 Child protection E. Walker Affirmed
And-16-392 Mem 17-6 In re Zavion N. et al. 1/26/17 Child protection Oram Affirmed
Ken-16-271 Mem 17-5 In re Trentyn F. et al. 1/26/17 Child protection R.A. French Affirmed
Aro-16-362 Mem 17-4 In re Lexis P. 1/26/17 Child protection O'Mara Affirmed
Wal-16-324 Mem 17-3 In re Destiny T. et al. 1/26/17 Child protection Worth Affirmed
Cum-16-307 Mem 17-2 In re Brian C. et al. 1/26/17 Child protection Powers Affirmed
Pen-16-380 Mem 17-1 In re Arianna H. 1/26/17 Child protection Larson Affirmed

 

December 2016
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-16-144 Mem 16-155 Gary Sleeper et al. v. Donald R. Loring et al. 12/22/16 Title to land; easements Cole Affirmed
Cum-16-296 Mem 16-154 Joakim O. Wahlstrom v. Penelope R. Wahlstrom 12/15/16 Enforcement of divorce judgment R.A. French Affirmed
Yor-16-103 Mem 16-153 Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. Mark B. McCallum 12/15/16 Foreclosure Foster Affirmed
Cum-16-109 Mem 16-152 Stephanie L. Berry et al. v. Candice Banta 12/15/16 Protection from harassment Goranites Affirmed
Cum-15-608 Mem 16-151 Tammy Ryan v. Kevin J. Rickett 12/13/16 Divorce modification Powers Affirmed
Han-16-91 Mem 16-150 State of Maine v. Nicholas Pellon et al. 12/13/16 Criminal trespass and misdemeanor assault R. Murray Affirmed
Pis-16-282 Mem 16-149 Maria B. Fleming v. Larry L. Fleming 12/13/16 Divorce Judgment Jordan Affirmed
Cum-16-256 Mem 16-148 Ellen S. Aden v. Walter A. Graf Jr. 12/13/16 Spousal support J. French Affirmed
And-16-322 Mem 16-147 In re Ace R. 12/6/16 Child protection Dow Affirmed
And-16-304 Mem 16-146 In re Zander B. 12/6/16 Child protection Dow Affirmed
Pen-16-246 Mem 16-145 Chad A. Spann v. Desirae N. Smith 12/6/16 Parental rights and responsibilities Campbell Affirmed
Ken-16-162 Mem 16-144 Guardianship of Brant Perry 12/6/16 Guardianship J. Mitchell Affirmed
Pen-16-59 Mem 16-143 State of Maine v. Mark D. Meierdirk 12/6/16 Sexual abuse of a minor Anderson Affirmed
Kno-16-137 Mem 16-142 State of Maine v. Laura Billings 12/6/16 Harassment Stokes Affirmed

 

November 2016
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-16-85 Mem 16-141 JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. v. Moulay M. Ibourk 11/29/16 Foreclosure Cole Affirmed
Fra-16-73 Mem 16-140 Barbara J. Smiley v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, et al. 11/22/16 Underinsured motorist coverage Stokes Affirmed
Pen-15-509 Mem 16-139 State of Maine v. Edward L. Hewes 11/10/16 Aggravated assault A. Murray Affirmed
Ken-16-87 Mem 16-138 Andrew C. To v. Caroline B. Dorr 11/10/16 Parental rights and responsibilities R.A. French Affirmed
Cum-16-236 Mem 16-137 Sandra L. MacMaster v. Ian MacMaster 11/8/16 Child support Montgomery Affirmed
Ken-16-147 Mem 16-136 In re Angeleigh S. 11/8/16 Child protection Fowle Affirmed
Cum-16-56 Mem 16-135 In re Alaska F. 11/8/16 Child protection Powers Dismissed
Pen-16-155 Mem 16-134 Michelle L. Trask v. Trevor G. Trask 11/3/16 Divorce modification Ende Affirmed
Cum-16-26 Mem 16-133 Kelly, Remmel & Zimmerman v. Raisin Memorial Trust 11/3/16 Attorney fees Cole Affirmed
Han-15-535 Mem 16-132 State of Maine v. Christopher T. Johnson 11/3/16 OUI Mullen Affirmed
Pen-16-212 Mem 16-131 In re Jeffrey L. 11/3/16 Child protection Campbell Affirmed
Som-16-201 Mem 16-130 In re Isaak C. 11/3/16 Child protection Benson Affirmed
Ken-15-629 Mem 16-129 Maria F. Hughes-Shiverick v. Dayle Hughes-Shiverick 11/3/16 Parental rights modification E. Walker Affirmed
Pen-15-540 Mem 16-128 Jennifer L. Dodge v. Gary A. Stacey 11/3/16 Spousal support modification Lucy Affirmed

 

October 2016
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Ken-16-163 Mem 16-127 In re Adam P. et al. 10/27/16 Child protection E. Walker Affirmed
Cum-16-218 Mem 16-126 In re Jazzmyn P. 10/27/16 Child protection Powers Affirmed
Aro-16-158 Mem 16-125 In re Evan R. 10/27/16 Child protection O'Mara Affirmed
Pis-15-588 Mem 16-124 Joshua Morse v. Pamela Deangelis et al. 10/25/16 Easement Anderson Affirmed
Kno-15-631 Mem 16-123 State of Maine v. Matthieu D. Lavertu 10/25/16 OUI Billings Affirmed
Cum-16-106 Mem 16-122 In re Zoniquin S. et al. 10/20/16 Child protection Eggert Affirmed
And-16-262 Mem 16-121 Angie L. (Wallingford) Martel v. Corey L. Wallingford 10/20/16 Child support Oram Affirmed
Cum-16-217 Mem 16-120 In re Kyesha D. et al. 10/20/16 Child protection Powers Affirmed
Cum-16-191 Mem 16-119 In re Donald M. 10/20/16 Child protection Eggert Affirmed
Pen-16-122 Mem 16-118 In re Destiny W. 10/20/16 Child protection Roberts Affirmed
And-16-196 Mem 16-117 In re Darren D. 10/20/16 Child protection Dow Affirmed
Lin-15-580 Mem 16-116

State of Maine v. Drew Bibber

10/20/16 Theft Hjelm Affirmed
Ken-15-446 Mem 16-115 Jonathan M. Carey v. State of Maine 10/18/16 Post conviction review Mills Affirmed
Wal-15-574 Mem 16-114 Theodore Barnes v. Joedy Labonville et al. 10/18/16 Ejectment R. Murray Affirmed
Pen-16-93 Mem 16-113 Guardianship of Jason Anderson 10/13/16 Public guardianships Bradford Affirmed
Oxf-15-547 Mem 16-112 Gordon W. Twitchell v. Paul A. Ligor Jr. 10/11/16 Enforcement of money judgment L. Walker Affirmed
Pen-15-626 Mem 16-111 Brian C. Danielson v. Yi Peng 10/11/16 Contempt Jordan Affirmed
Yor-15-549 Mem 16-110 Charlene Martin et al. v. Ventura Ventures Apartments, LLC 10/11/16 Summary judgment procedure O'Neil Affirmed
Han-15-517 Mem 16-109 Robert G. Swan et al. v. Roberta D. Lochte-Jones et al. 10/6/16 Easements R. Murray Affirmed
And-15-615 Mem 16-108 Rita Marie Modelo v. Victor Vicente 10/6/16 Protection from abuse Beliveau Affirmed
Cum-15-611 Mem 16-107 Nationstar Mortgage, LLC v. Isidor Farash et al. 10/6/16 Foreclosure Horton Affirmed
Ken-16-112 Mem 16-106 In re Leah B. 10/6/16 Child protection Stanfill Affirmed
Ken-16-58 Mem 16-105 In re Isaiah J. et al. 10/6/16 Child protection E. Walker Affirmed
And-16-65 Mem 16-104 In re Russell S. 10/6/16 Child protection Oram Affirmed
And-15-545 Mem 16-103 In re Elijah P. et al. 10/6/16 Child protection Dow Affirmed
Yor-16-94 Mem 16-102 Guardianship of Carol Fogg 10/6/16 Public guardianship Nadeau Affirmed
Kno-15-565 Mem 16-101 Ferraiolo Construction Company, Inc. v. Josh Crowley 10/6/16 Consequential damages Billings Affirmed