Chief Justice Valerie Stanfill Delivers State of the Judiciary

Date: 3/15/2022

Chief Justice Valerie Stanfill delivered her State of the Judiciary address to the Presiding Officers of the 130th Maine State Legislature today. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings, the speech was recorded and delivered in video and written formats. Chief Justice Stanfill spoke from the ceremonial courtroom in the Kennebec County courthouse in Augusta.

The written address may be viewed here and the video may be viewed below or at

Maine State of the Judiciary 2022 from Maine Judicial Branch on Vimeo.

Supporting documents

Press Release (PDF)

The State of the Judiciary: A Report to the Joint Convention of the Second Regular Session of the 130th Maine Legislature (PDF)