Select Page
Maine Hit and Run Laws

Maine Hit and Run Laws

Maine hit and run laws: What is the fine for leaving the scene of an accident in the Pine Tree State? Under Maine hit and run laws, section 2252 and 2253, leaving the scene of an accident is punishable by a maximum fine of $5000 and license suspension for up to 90...
Maine Sexting Laws

Maine Sexting Laws

Maine does not have specific laws related to sexting. This means that there aren’t any state mandated protections for teens that sext while adults may also face felony charges for the creation/distribution and solicitation of sexts. Quick take: Teen offenders...
Maine Whistleblower Laws

Maine Whistleblower Laws

A Summary of Maine Whistleblower Laws Employees in Maine can be discharged from work for any reason or no reason under what is known as the employment-at-will doctrine. However, Maine’s legislature has put in place several statutory protections that are used as an...
Maine Child Support Laws

Maine Child Support Laws

Everything you need to know about Maine child support laws, updated for 2020. Maine child support guidelines require parents in the state to support their minors “to the extent they are able to”. What does this mean for you, your child, and your former partner? Are...
Maine Car Seat Laws

Maine Car Seat Laws

A Summary of Child Car Seat Laws in Maine A Summary of Child Car Seat Laws in Maine Children 2 years and under are required to ride on rear-facing seats.The law requires children who are older than 2 years and weigh less than 55 pounds to ride on forward-facing...
Maine Statute of Limitations

Maine Statute of Limitations

Statute of Limitations ME- Summary Maine’s statute of limitations establishes a deadline before which civil cases – such as lawsuits – must be filed in the state. In relation to criminal charges, it also prevents prosecutors from charging an individual with a crime...