Recent Memoranda of Decision

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

April 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-18-342 Mem 19-35 Arn Pearson v. Mary Lou Wendell 4/18/19 Contempt J. French Affirmed
Sag-18-423
Mem 19-34 Deborah Hindley v. William Hindley 4/16/19 Motion to modify Dobson Affirmed

 

March 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Ken-18-174
SRP-18-175
Mem 19-33 State of Maine v. Raymond P. Wright 3/26/19 Aggravated OUI Benson Affirmed
Aro-18-300 Mem 19-32 State of Maine v. Andrew J. Legassie 3/21/19 Sexual exploitation of a minor Hunter Affirmed
Fra-18-357 Mem 19-31 Michelle Leblanc-Shields v. Tressa L. Meyer et al. 3/19/19 De facto parenthood Dow Affirmed
Cum-18-154 Mem 19-30 Carrie B. Anderson et al. v. Barry K. Mills et al. 3/19/19 Legal malpractice Warren Affirmed
Yor-18-293 Mem 19-29 Estate of Michael R. Cannon 3/12/19 Custody and control of remains Chabot Affirmed
Fra-18-291 Mem 19-28 Judith Morton et al. v. Town of Rangeley et al. 3/7/19 Zoning Mullen Affirmed
Yor-18-359 Mem 19-27 In re Isaiah C. 3/5/19 Involuntary commitment Douglas Affirmed

 

February 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Yor-18-270 Mem 19-26 Wilimington Savings Fund Society, FSB v. Paul Flynn et al. 2/28/19 Foreclosure Cantara Affirmed
Cum-18-272 Mem 19-25 Nathaniel Warren-White et al. v. Martina M. Sullivan 2/28/19 Costs L. Walker Affirmed
Sag-18-345 Mem 19-24 State of Maine v. Lonnie M. Straieri 2/28/19 OUI Billings Affirmed
Aro-18-331 Mem 19-23 Barton Rupert v. Miranda McClure et al. 2/28/19 Motion to set aside entry of default Larson Affirmed
Yor-18-377 Mem 19-22 William C. Rawstron v. Cody M. Rawstron 2/28/19 Motion to modify parental rights and responsibilities Tice Affirmed
Cum-18-304 Mem 19-21 State of Maine v. Eduardo C. Gautier Lipsett 2/28/19 OUI J. French Affirmed
Som-18-333 Mem 19-20 Dawn Levasseur v. Kevin L. Tessier 2/28/19 Protection from harassement Benson Affirmed
Cum-18-301 Mem 19-19 State of Maine v. Mysterious Dellarosa 2/28/19 Unlawful sexual touching Cole Affirmed
Han-18-406 Mem 19-18 In re Children of Anna A. 2/28/19 Child Protection Roberts Affirmed
Yor-18-327 Mem 19-17 Amanda E. (Rago) Sedgewick v. Nicholas W. Rago 2/21/19 Divorce Cantara Affirmed
Yor-18-179 Mem 19-16 Mary Thron et al. v. Town of Kittery 2/14/19 Review of government action Douglas Affirmed
Cum-18-227 Mem 19-15 Bay Ferries, LTD. v. Board of Commissioners for Portland Harbor et al. 2/14/19 Review of government action L. Walker Affirmed
Lin-18-38 Mem 19-14 Daniel J. McLeod v. Louise M. Macul 2/12/19 Divorce Roberts Affirmed

 

January 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-18-210 Mem 19-13 Nicholas A. Gladu v. Department of Corrections 1/29/19 Appeal of agency action Horton Affirmed
Ken-18-68 Mem 19-12 State of Maine v. Asher C. Gifford 1/29/19 Possession of sexually explicit material Mullen Affirmed
Cum-18-260 Mem 19-11 Christopher A. Bond v. Town of Windham 1/29/19 Fredom of Access Mills Affirmed
Sag-18-188 Mem 19-10 State of Maine v. Thomas G. Coffill III 1/24/19 Domestic violence assault Billings Affirmed
Yor-18-336 Mem 19-9 Scott D. Burnett v. Megan L. Denbow 1/24/19 Parental rights and responsibilities Cantara Affirmed
Pen-18-286 Mem 19-8 Wells Fargo Bank v. Cheri L. White 1/24/19 Foreclosure Jordan Affirmed
Cum-18-259 Mem 19-7 State of Maine v. Phuc Van Nguyen 1/24/19 Gross sexual assault J. French Affirmed
Oxf-18-312 Mem 19-6 Joseph N. Glidden v. Tyler M. Vaillancourt 1/24/19 Parental rights and responsibilities Carlson Affirmed
Ken-18-205 Mem 19-5 Nicholas A. Gladu v. Maine Human Rights Commission 1/24/19 Appeal of agency action Stokes Affirmed
Fra-18-231 Mem 19-4 Heather L. Erskin v. Benjamin W. Erskine 1/24/19 Parental rights and responsibilities Woodman Affirmed
Was-18-239 Mem 19-3 Forrest W. Dale v. Amber L. Dale 1/24/19 Divorce D. Mitchell Affirmed
And-18-230 Mem 19-2 Micaela Kelly v. Joshua Greenlaw 1/15/19 Motion for contempt Carlson Affirmed
Cum-18-63 Mem 19-1 Richard H. Lugg v. Shelly M. Elmer 1/3/19 Divorce Woodman Affirmed

 

December 2018
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-18-137 Mem 18-101 Board of Overseers of the Bar v. Scott G. Adams 12/18/18 Attorney discipline Hjelm Affirmed
Wal-18-268 Mem 18-100 In re Child of Charles H. 12/11/18 Intervention in child protection matters Mathews Affirmed
Pen-18-167 Mem 18-99 Dawn M. Kennedy v. Jeffrey E. Albert 12/11/18 Modification of parental rights Budd Affirmed
Fra-18-117 Mem 18-98 Sally Clark-Utans v. University of Maine System 12/6/18 Private nuisance Mullen Affirmed
Wal-18-265 Mem 18-97 Heather Wallace v. Matthew Diko Jr. 12/6/18 Divorce Worth Affirmed
Cum-18-140 Mem 18-96 State of Maine v. John A. Murano 12/6/18 Assault Horton Affirmed
Pen-18-145 Mem 18-95 TD Bank, NA v. Joann McMullin et al. 12/6/18 Foreclosure A. Murray Affirmed
Ken-18-162 Mem 18-94 State of Maine v. Adam Z. Cummings 12/6/18 OUI O'Neil Affirmed
Pen-18-168 Mem 18-93 Bangor Savings Bank v. Colt Kwiatkowsky et al. 12/6/18 Disclosure Larson Affirmed
Lin-18-143 Mem 18-92 Leslie B. Lilly et al. v. Town of Westport Island et al. 12/4/18 Public easement Billings Affirmed

 

November 2018
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Cum-18-119 Mem 18-91 Bethany Louisos v. Peter Pompeo 11/20/18 Summary judgment Mills Affirmed
Aro-18-75 Mem 18-90 State of Maine v. Jeffrey Doucette 11/20/18 Criminal threatening Stewart Affirmed
Cum-18-141 Mem 18-89 Jillian Angelillo v. IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. 11/20/18 Employment discrimination Warren Affirmed
Pen-18-184 Mem 18-88 Eric B. Clark v. Paula A. Clark 11/6/18 Motion to modify Larson Affirmed