The Supreme Judicial Court today announced its schedule for visiting Maine high schools this fall. For the past several years the Court has held oral arguments in actual appellate cases in high schools around the state. Last year, court was held at Lisbon, Richmond and Deering (Portland) High Schools. These trips are arranged at the invitation of local legislators.
On Tuesday, October 23, 2012, beginning at 8:45 a.m., the Court will hear three cases atBiddeford High School, at the invitation of Representative and Biddeford Mayor Alan Casavant, and Representative Meghan Rochelo, who serves on the Judiciary Committee in the Legislature. A second case will be heard at 9:30 a.m., and the third case at 10:15 a.m.
On Wednesday, October 24, 2012, beginning at 9:20 a.m., the Court will hear three appeals atBrunswick High School, at the invitation of Sen. Stanley Gerzofsky and Rep.