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Proposed changes to our OUI laws

It looks like our legislature is contemplating increasing a 1st offense OUI suspension from 3 months to 6 months. This is a huge change and one that will be felt immediately by the driving public. ...
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Kennebunk prostitution cases

Most of the country has been following the Kennebunk prostitution cases with a great deal of interest. The case against Mark Strong has begun in earnest with the defense landing some serious hay ...
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Client's Charges Reduced From OUI to Driving to Endanger

In a recent OUI case, our client was accused of operating under the influence after they were found to be driving with a blood alcohol content of 0.13%. Not only were they observed by a police officer ...
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Child Pornography charges in Federal Court

Possession of child pornography is a serious offense, regardless of whether your case is in state or federal court. The key difference between state and federal charges lies with the draconian ...
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Solicitation of a Prostitute in Kennbunk

The talk of the town recently concerns the 120+ "johns" and the alleged prostitute who reportedly made over $150,000 during an 18 month for her services. The scandal has rocked the community ...
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Kennebunk Maine Prostitution Scandal

Are you on the list? That's the question that seems to be ringing from one side of York County to the other. Alexis Wright was arraigned on more than 100 counts on charges ranging from tax evasion ...
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Criminal Forfeiture

Often times when people are arrested for a drug charge, the arrests are made on the side of a highway following a traffic stop. However, there are times when an arrest is made at the client's ...
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Welcome to Our New Maine Criminal Defense Blog

The Law Office of William T. Bly created this criminal defense blog to provide useful and resourceful information regarding criminal charges in the state of Maine. Visitors to our blog can find ...
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How a Child Pornography Case Gets Started

Possession of child pornography is a very serious charge that carries serious jail time as well as a SORNA registration requirement. These charges are extremely embarrassing for clients and can result ...
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Federal Sentencing Guidelines

Today's topic of discussion is a very brief overview of the sentencing guidelines and how they apply to your federal criminal case. Now, when you've been charged with a federal crime, ...
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Go Inside the Minds of Leading DUI Defense Lawyers

The book released in January 2012, “Defending DUI Vehicular Homicide Cases, 2012 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Understanding DUI Cases, Developing a Thorough Defense, and Negotiating Settlements ...
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Gross Sexual Assault

Today's topic of discussion concerns the charge of gross sexual assault. Gross sexual assault is an extremely serious charge here in the state of Maine and they are prosecuted with a great deal ...
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Stalking

Today's topic of discussion concerns the crime of stalking. The Maine Legislature has defined the crime of stalking as follows: A person is guilty of stalking if the person intentionally or ...
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Classification of Crimes in Maine

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Today's topic of discussion concerns Maine's classifications for criminal offenses. In Maine, we have 5 criminal classification codes; ...
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Civil Marijauna Conviction Consequences

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Today, we're going to talk about the possible consequences that may arise from a conviction for civil possession of marijuana or civil ...
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Why Domestic Violence Charges Are So Serious

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Today, I'd like to take some time to talk about the serious nature of domestic violence charges in the State of Maine and the impact ...
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Shoplifting

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Over the next series of videos, we're going to be talking about different crimes of theft ranging from simple shoplifting to burglary. ...
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Theft of Services

Today's topic of discussion concerns the crime of theft of services. Now let's take for example, you go to your local auto mechanic. He fixes your car. You don't like the job that he ...
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Federal Drug Crime Career Offender

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Today we are going to talk briefly about mandatory prison sentences on certain drug offenses. You have to be very careful if you've been ...
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Stealing Drugs

Welcome to another episode of my video blog. Folks, once again, we're going to delve into the area of drugs and drug crimes and I want to touch on a couple of issue. There are times when ...
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Criminal Speed

In Maine criminal speed is defined as speeding in excess of the speed limit by 30 miles per hour or greater. For example if you're speeding on I 95 and you're driving 95 miles per hour or ...
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Marijauna Cultivation Crimes

Today we're going to talk about the criminal offense, cultivation of marijuana. The state of Maine looks at the number of plants you're growing to determine whether or not it's a ...
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Contacting a Victim In a Domestic Violence Case

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Today's video blog concerns a situation of domestic violence where only the victim and the defendant are available to testify. In many of ...
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Domestic Violence Assault Issues

Folks, welcome to another edition of my video blog. Today's video blog concerns a situation of domestic violence where only the victim and the defendant are available to testify. In many of ...
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Operating After Suspension

Folks, welcome to another edition of the video blog on my criminal website. Today, we are going to talk about the impact on your license if you are convicted on the charge of Operating a Motor Vehicle ...
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