Recent Memoranda of Decision

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

July 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Han-19-15 Mem 19-89 Estate of Luther C. Harper 7/25/19 Estate probate Holmes Affirmed
Aro-19-23 Mem 19-88 Bank of America, N.A. v. Estate of James R. Schuurman 7/25/19 Foreclosure O'Mara Affirmed
Yor-18-14 Mem 19-87 Pat Doe v. Eric G. Bjotvedt 7/25/19 Protection from abuse Moskowitz Affirmed
Pen-18-523 Mem 19-86 State of Maine v. Christopher C. Cherry 7/25/19 OUI Lucy Affirmed
Cum-19-30 Mem 19-85 State of Maine v. Kirkley G. Lowe 7/25/19 Domestic violence Warren Affirmed
Oxf-19-41 Mem 19-84 Patricia L. Cox v. Bruce A. Cox 7/18/19 Motion for relief from judgment Dow Affirmed
Yor-18-250 Mem 19-83 Marcel Dubois et al. v. Town of Arundel et al. 7/11/19 Rule 11 sanctions O'Neil Affirmed
Ken-18-396 Mem 19-82 Kathy Violette v. AAA Northern New England 7/9/19 Insurance Murphy Affirmed
Pen-19-27 Mem 19-81 Charles J. Turner v. Allison Blais 7/2/19 Motions for contempt and to modify Larson Affirmed
Pen-18-387 Mem 19-80 State of Maine v. Timothy J. Russell 7/2/19 Refusing to submit to arrest Anderson Affirmed
Pen-19-2 Mem 19-79 M&T Bank v. Lawrence F. Plaisted 7/2/19 Motion for an award of legal fees Mallonee Affirmed
Pen-19-32 Mem 19-78 James P. McLeod v. Nichole L. McLeod 7/2/19 Protection from abuse Larson Affirmed
Pen-19-46 Mem 19-77 Nadine J. Maxham v. Kristopher M. McFarlin 7/2/19 Parental rights and responsibilities Budd Affirmed
Pen-18-474 Mem 19-76 Estate of Steven L. Lake 7/2/19 Claims against the estate R. Bradford Affirmed
Cum-18-476 Mem 19-75 Federal National Mortgage Association v. John A. Cimino 7/2/19 Foreclosure L. Walker Affirmed
Kno-18-483 Mem 19-74 Thurin G. Benner v. Karolyn B. Johnson 7/2/19 Contempt Sparaco Affirmed
And-19-28 Mem 19-73 Elizabeth D. Beisaw v. Dahlon J. Campbell 7/2/19 Contempt Lawrence Affirmed

 

June 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Fra-18-363 Mem 19-72 Wendall E. Voter v. Ronald D. Elliott et al. 6/20/19 Easement Mullen Affirmed
Som-18-90 Mem 19-71 U.S. Bank, N.A., as Trustee for Lehman ABS Manufactured Housing Contract Senior/Subordinate Asset-Backed Certificate Trust, Series 2001-B v. Michael A. Turner 6/18/19 Foreclosure Benson Affirmed
Fra-19-26 Mem 19-70 State of Maine v. David F. Paquette 6/18/19 Motion to amend conditions of probation Mullen Affirmed
Kno-18-493 Mem 19-69 Gary Davis v. Mark F. Waltz et al. 6/18/19 Competency to contract Mallonee Affirmed
Aro-18-319 Mem 19-68 State of Maine v. Amanda M. Alward 6/18/19 Domestic violence assault Stewart Affirmed
Yor-18-413 Mem 19-67 Rebecca Warren v. Michelle Warren 6/6/19 Return of personal property Cantara Affirmed
Ken-18-439 Mem 19-66 Eva Szillery v. Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance 6/6/19 Failure to state a claim Murphy Affirmed
Kno-18-391 Mem 19-65 Robert P. Smith Jr. et al. v. Elizabeth Smith 6/6/19 Injunctions Mallonee Affirmed
Pen-18-458 Mem 19-64 N.G.P. v. G.D.P. 6/6/19 Protection from abuse Budd Affirmed
Was-18-446 Mem 19-63 Robert Osmann v. Cory Guimond et al. 6/6/19 Motion to set aside default judgment Mallonee Affirmed
Cum-18-516 Mem 19-62 Todd A. Kilborn v. Nicole E. Carey et al. 6/6/19 Modification of parental rights J. French Affirmed
Ken-18-472 Mem 19-61 Discover Bank v. Stephen R. Jordan 6/6/19 Relief from judgment Stanfill Affirmed
Kno-18-482 Mem 19-60 Randall B. Hofland v. Department of Corrections 6/6/19 Spickler procedure Wheeler Affirmed
Pen-18-448 Mem 19-59 Peggy A. Cummings v. Hugh M.E. Cummings 6/6/19 Modification of spousal support Stitham Affirmed
Cum-18-388 Mem 19-58 State of Maine v. April L. Cady 6/6/19 OUI Warren Affirmed
Pen-19-1 Mem 19-57 Jonathan E. Bubier v. Nicole J Holmes 6/6/19 Modification of parental rights Lucy Affirmed
Yor-18-439 Mem 19-56 A.G. v. S.T. 6/6/19 Protection from abuse Moskowitz Affirmed
Lin-18-450 Mem 19-55 Deborah A. Blackford 6/6/19 Post judgment relief Raimondi Affirmed
And-18-469 Mem 19-54 Adoption of C.R. et al. 6/6/19 Termination of parental rights Dubois Affirmed

 

May 2019
Docket # Mem Dec # Case Title Date Decided Subject Trial Judge Result
Pen-18-389 Mem 19-53 Kelvin M. Liriano v. Jessica Sardina 5/28/19 Recovery of personal property Larson Affirmed
Pen-18-425 Mem 19-52 State of Maine v. Devon S. Hamel 5/23/19 Criminal speeding Anderson Affirmed
Was-18-374 Mem 19-51 State of Maine v. Aaron Getchell 5/23/19 Harassment Stewart Affirmed
And-18-410 Mem 19-50 State of Maine v. Adam C Fasano 5/23/19 Domestic violence assault Delahanty Affirmed
Sag-18-442 Mem 19-49 State of Maine v. Michael Bernier Jr. 5/21/19 Domestic violence assault Billings Affirmed
Cum-18-273 Mem 19-48 State of Maine v. Horow O. Hagi 5/9/19 Gross sexual assault Woodman Affirmed
Cum-18-360 Mem 19-47 William S. Jordan v. Dale L. Temm 5/9/19 Quiet title Horton Affirmed
Wal-18-467 Mem 19-46 Kristi Moulton v. Adam L. Skinner et al. 5/7/19 Motion to modify Davis Affirmed
Pen-18-297 Mem 19-45 State of Maine v. Bevelyn Z. Beatty 5/7/19 Assault A. Murray Affirmed
Ken-18-400 Mem 19-44 State of Maine v. Paul R. Carr 5/2/19 Assault Marden Dismissed
Lin-18-317 Mem 19-43 Lillian M. (Cunningham) Larrabee v. Paul A. Cunningham 5/2/19 Divorce Raimondi Affirmed
Han-18-390 Mem 19-42 State of Maine v. Josef F. Messer II 5/2/19 Assault R. Murray Affirmed
And-18-70 Mem 19-41 Nationstar Mortgage LLC v. Kristine Gillespie et al. 5/2/19 Foreclosure Lawrence Affirmed
Yor-18-503 Mem 19-40 Amiee O'Brien v. Gnanendra A. Jeyarajan 5/2/19 Relief from judgment Cantara Affirmed
Wal-18-353 Mem 19-39 Richard E. Royer Jr. et al. v. Manktown LLC 5/2/19 Negligence R. Murray Affirmed
Yor-18-361 Mem 19-38 Town of Acton v. Wendy T. MacPherson 5/2/19 Land use violation Driscoll Affirmed
Ken-18-382 Mem 19-37 U.S. Bank, N.A. v. Aegis Lending Corp. et al. 5/2/19 Sanctions Nale Affirmed
Pen-18-409
Mem 19-36 Martin Wright v. Larry Bowden 5/2/19 Used car warranty Anderson Affirmed

 

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