Supreme Court Oral Argument Schedule & Summaries

Maine Supreme Judicial Court
Sitting as the Law Court

Caution: This schedule is subject to change. The case synopses are prepared for the convenience of the public and are not to be construed as statements of the court.

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Cumberland County Courthouse, Portland
  9:00 a.m.   Cum-17-558   State of Maine v. Emil Dzabiev

Attorneys: Julia A. Sheridan, Tina Heather Nadeau

Summary to be announced

  9:50 a.m.   Cum-18-15   Pamela G. Argereow v. Mercy Hospital et al.

Attorneys: Robert W. Kline, Joanne I. Simonelli, Frederick B. Finberg, Thad B. Zmistowski, Ryam P. Dumais

Summary to be announced

  10:40 a.m.   Ken-17-526   State of Maine v. Travis R. Gerrier

Attorneys: Kristin Murray-James, Harold J. Hainke

Summary to be announced

  11:30 a.m.   Yor-17-529   State of Maine v. Ralph C. Miller

Attorneys: Kathryn Loftus Slattery, Anne Marie Pazar, William H. Ashe

Summary to be announced

  1:30 p.m.   BCD-18-228   Maine Equal Justice Partners et al. v. Commissioner, Department of Health and Human Services

Attorneys: James T. Kilbreth III, David M. Kallin, Jack Comart, Robyn Merrill, Charles F. Dingman, Patrick Strawbridge

Summary to be announced


Thursday, July 19, 2018
Cumberland County Courthouse, Portland
  9:00 a.m.   And-17-534   State of Maine v. Donna Pagnani

Attorneys: Johanna L. Gauvreau, Jason R. Ranger

Summary to be announced

  9:50 a.m.   Pen-17-549   Eric Ring v. Daniel Leighton et al.

Attorneys: Zachary J. Smith, Thomas G. Mundhenk

Summary to be announced

  10:40 a.m.   Oxf-18-31   State of Maine v. Joseph L. Richard

Attorneys: Donald W. Macomber, Jeremy W. Dean

Summary to be announced