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2021 Published Opinions

Opinion # Case Date
2021 ME 11 Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas v. Stephen L. Clifford February 25, 2021
2021 ME 10 Corinth Pellets, LLC v. Arch Specialty Insurance Co. et al. February 23, 2021
2021 ME 9 State of Maine v. Mario Gordon February 23, 2021
2021 ME 8 Apple Inc. v. State Tax Assessor February 18, 2021
2021 ME 7 State of Maine v. Brandon Glenn January 28, 2021
2021 ME 6 A.S. v. Lincoln Health January 28, 2021
2021 ME 5 Guardianship by Joseph W. et al. January 26, 2021
2021 ME 4 Arthur Bibeau v. Concord General Mutual Insurance Company January 26, 2021
2021 ME 3 State of Maine v. Anthony S. Leng January 14, 2021
2021 ME 2 Wells Fargo Banks, National Association v. John H. Bump et al. January 12, 2021
2021 ME 1  Carol Cutting v. Down East Orthopedic Associates, P.A. January 12, 2021

Older Opinions

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Opinions have been published online since January 1997. Decisions published online should be cited in the following style:
Dutil v. Burns
, 1997 ME 1, ¶ 2, 687 A.2d 639.

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