Public Comments on Guardian ad Litem (GAL) Oversight

Guardian ad Litem Task Force Created and Meeting Schedule Announced:

July 17, 2012: Open Letter From Chief Justice Regarding GAL Oversight

Report to The Judiciary Committee on Guardian ad Litem Oversight, October 1, 2012

Chief Justice Leigh I. Saufley, Chief Justice Thomas Humphrey of the Superior Court, and Chief Judge Charles LaVerdiere and Deputy Chief Judge Robert Mullen of the Maine District Court held a well-attended public meeting on May 31, 2012 to hear public comments on the establishment of a cost-effective professional oversight process for GALs in Child Protective and Family Matters proceedings.