NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF PUBLIC HEARING

[order withdrawing proposal and canceling hearing (pdf)]

STATE OF MAINE
SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF PUBLIC HEARING

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

 

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has canceled the public hearing 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.  The Court has withdrawn the proposed amendments from consideration. The hearing was scheduled for Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

 

Dated September 4, 2013

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