Law Court to Hold Oral Arguments in the CMP Corridor Cases on May 10, 2022

Date: 5/6/2022

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court, sitting as the Law Court, will hold oral arguments in Russell Black et al. v. Bureau of Parks and Lands et al. and NECEC Transmission LLC et al. v. Bureau of Parks and Lands et al. on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, beginning at 1:30 p.m., in Courtroom 12 of the Cumberland County Courthouse in Portland.

The Court will stream live video of this case on the Court's regular streaming page at

At this time, maximum capacity limits are being observed in the courtroom due to COVID-19 protocols. Given the number of parties and press personnel who are expected to attend, space in the courtroom for members of the public will be limited. Members of the public are encouraged to watch the live video stream of the arguments.

Members of the press are reminded to complete a Media Request Form and submit the completed form to the Supreme Judicial Law Clerks Office, by email to, by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 9.

For more information on the cases, please visit the high profile web pages at and

Contact: Matt Pollack, Esq., Clerk of the Law Court
Phone: (207) 822-4146 (office)

Supporting documents

Press Release (PDF)