NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

[pdf version of this notice]
[Proposed amendments]

STATE OF MAINE
SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

ON THE PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO
MAINE RULES OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE 5 AND 5C
(EXTENDING TIME FOR INITIAL APPEARANCE)

Thursday, September 12, 2013, at 1:30 p.m.
Supreme Judicial Court Courtroom
Cumberland County Courthouse, Portland, Maine

 

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court will hold a public hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2013, to receive comments on proposed amendments to the provisions in Maine Rules of Criminal Procedure 5 and 5C relating to the maximum time an arrested defendant may be held before s/he must be brought before a judicial officer for an initial appearance. 

Any person may make oral comments to the Court at the public hearing; commenters need not be attorneys.

The proposed amendments are available on the Judicial Branch website.

 

Dated July 19, 2013

Matthew Pollack
Executive Clerk
Maine Supreme Judicial Court
205 Newbury Street Room 139
Portland, Maine 04112-0368
(207) 822-4146