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Proposed and Recommended Rule Amendments

(Updated March 16, 2015)

 

Recent Rule Amendments and Orders Regarding Rules

Date
Posted
Effective
Date
Order
No.
Rule Set Adopted or Amended Rule Nos. Adopted or Amended Subject
11/24/14 1/1/15 2014 Me. Rules 15 Evidence All Restyling of Rules of Evidence
12/19/14 1/1/15, 4/1/15, or 7/1/15, depending on county. See "Criminal Rules" below 2014 Me. Rules 16 Unified Criminal Procedure All Adoping Maine Rules of Unified Criminal Procedure, to replace Maine Rules of Criminal Procedure and administrative orders regarding proceedings in Unified Criminal Dockets
3/16/15 3/6/15 2015 Me. Rules 01 Unified Criminal Procedure 1(e) Effective date in Oxford County


CRIMINAL RULES

(Updated March 18, 2015)

 

ALL OTHER COURT RULES

A Guide for Appeals to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court - Updated August 2009

 

Citations Guide

Maine Law Review: Uniform Maine Citations

Uniform Maine Citations, 2014 Edition, provides updated rules for the citation of Maine legal authorities, including judicial decisions, constitutional provisions, statutory and legislative materials, court rules, treatises, periodicals, and miscellaneous Maine authorities.