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Please find, below, selected case laws decided by Supreme Court of Maine or Court of Appeals of Maine where the terms dui, dwi, drunk driving, or driving under the influence has been mentioned. These cases are not necessarily criminal cases and may include cases where the facts or court decision merely mentions drunk driving related legal terms. You are not to rely on these cases as legal advice nor should you rely on them for accuracy. Please see Terms of Service.

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State v. Forsyth - 8/31/2004
Gerald Forsyth appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Somerset County, Jabar, J.) convicting him of operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411(1) (1996) (Class D). Forsyth asserts that the Superior...

State v. Graham - 3/10/2004
Reporter of Decisions Argued: February 13, 2004 Edwin Graham appeals from a judgment of conviction for manslaughter (Class A), 17-A M.R.S.A. § 203(1)(A) (Supp. 2003), entered after a jury verdict in the Superior Court...

Levine v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. - 3/8/2004
Reporter of Decisions Submitted On Briefs: June 26, 2003 Majority: SAUFLEY, C.J., and CLIFFORD, DANA, ALEXANDER, and LEVY, JJ. Dissent: RUDMAN and CALKINS, JJ. We are called upon here to determine whether...

State v. Spencer - 9/12/2003
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: July 9, 2003 Mary Spencer appeals from the Superior Court's (Kennebec County, Marden, J.) denial of her motion to modify the conditions of her probation. She argues that (1) the...

State v. Horr - 9/4/2003
Reporter of Decisions Argued: May 13, 2003 Randall Horr appeals from the judgments of conviction entered following a jury trial in the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Delahanty, J.), and from the corresponding...

State v. Svay - 7/21/2003
Reporter of Decisions Argued: February 13, 2003 Touch Rin Svay appeals the sentences imposed by the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Humphrey, J.) following his pleas of guilty entered to charges of manslaughter (Class...

Bushey v. Secretary of State - 4/17/2003
Pending before the Court is Tina Bushey's (the "Petitioner") M.R. Civ. P. 80(C) appeal from the Department of Motor Vehicle's ("DMV") decision to suspend her license pursuant 29A M.R.S.A. § 2521. For the following reasons the Court denies...

State v. Holmes - 3/31/2003
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: January 23, 2003 Jeffrey Holmes appeals from the judgment of conviction entered in the District Court (Bridgton, Eggert, J.) following a bench trial finding him guilty of one...

State v. Worthley - 2/3/2003
Robert Worthley appeals from a judgment of the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Marden, J.) sentencing him to 364 *376 days imprisonment with all but seven days suspended and probation for one year, after he pled guilty to OUI (operating...

State v. Sylvain - 1/14/2003
The State of Maine appeals, pursuant to 15 M.R.S.A. § 2115- A(1) (Supp.2002), from the decision of the District Court (Portland, Goranites, J.) granting David Sylvain's motion to suppress evidence obtained during field sobriety tests. The...

State v. Melanson - 8/27/2002
James Melanson appeals from the judgment of conviction entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Mead, J.) following a jury verdict finding him guilty of one count of operating under the influence (Class D) in violation of 29-A...

State v. Lafond - 7/31/2002
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: May 30, 2002 After the denial of his motion to suppress in the District Court (West Bath, Field, J.), and the entry of his conditional guilty plea, Thomas Lafond appeals from a...

DiPietro v. Secretary of State - 7/24/2002
Stephen W. DiPietro appeals from the judgment of the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Warren, J.) affirming the Secretary of State's six-year suspension of DiPietro's driver's license. DiPietro argues that the Superior Court erred in...

State v. Pineo - 6/7/2002
Robert Pineo appeals from a judgment of conviction of two counts of aggravated assault (Class B), 17-A M.R.S.A. § 208 (1983), one count of aggravated OUI (Class C), 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411(6) (Supp.2001), and two counts of driving to endanger...

State v. James - 5/29/2002
Reporter of Decisions Argued: May 7, 2002 John James appeals from a judgment of the Superior Court (Sagadahoc County, Field, J.) revoking James's probation and ordering that he serve the remaining term of his underlying...

State v. Forsyth - 5/3/2002
Pursuant to 15 M.R.S.A. § 2115-A(1) (Supp.2001), [FN1] the State appeals from an order of the District Court (Skowhegan, Clapp, J.), suppressing evidence of the results of the blood-alcohol level test given to the defendant, Gerald A....

State v. McCurdy - 4/18/2002
David McCurdy appeals from a judgment of conviction for operating under the influence (OUI), 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411, entered in the Superior Court (Washington County, Hjelm, J.) following a jury trial. McCurdy argues that (1) there was...

State v. Bjorkaryd-Bradbury - 3/27/2002
Margaretha Bjorkaryd-Bradbury appeals from a judgment of conviction of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants (OUI) in violation of 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411 (1996) [FN1] entered in the Superior Court (Cumberland...

State v. Minor - 2/20/2002
Michael Minor appeals from a judgment of conviction of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants (OUI), 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411 (1996), [FN1] entered after a jury trial in the Superior Court (Knox County, Atwood, J.)....

State v. Kennedy - 1/7/2002
David Kennedy appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Warren, J.) affirming a judgment of conviction entered in the District Court (Bangor, Gunther, J.) following Kennedy's trial on the charge of...

State v. Chase - 12/12/2001
Reporter of Decisions Argued: October 9, 2001 The State appeals from the order of the Superior Court (Waldo County, Marsano, J.) granting Keith Chase's motion to suppress the results of his blood-alcohol test. The State...

State v. Deschenes - 9/27/2001
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: September 19, 2001 Michael Deschenes appeals from the judgments entered in the Superior Court (Oxford County, Humphrey, J.) following a consolidated trial and conviction by a...

State v. Burgess - 7/20/2001
Submitted on Briefs: April 24, 2001 Daniel Burgess appeals from the judgment of conviction entered in the Superior Court (Androscoggin County, Delahanty, J.) following a jury waived trial for operating a motor vehicle while his...

State v. Sawyer - 6/13/2001
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: January 18, 2001 Majority: WATHEN, C.J., and CLIFFORD, RUDMAN, DANA, and SAUFLEY, JJ. Dissent: ALEXANDER and CALKINS, JJ. The State appeals from a judgment of the...

State v. Lemieux - 3/12/2001
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: February 28, 2001 Daniel M. Lemieux appeals from the judgment of conviction for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol pursuant to 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411(1)...

State v. Caswell - 1/30/2001
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: October 6, 2000 Majority:WATHEN, C.J., and CLIFFORD, RUDMAN, and ALEXANDER, JJ. Concurring:DANA, and SAUFLEY, JJ. Dissenting:CALKINS, J. Patricia Caswell...

Beaucage v. City Of Rockland - 10/27/2000
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: September 27, 2000 The City of Rockland appeals from the denial of its motion for summary judgment entered in the Superior Court (Lincoln County, Cole, J.) contending that the...

State v. Chase - 6/19/2000
Submitted on Briefs: May 25, 2000 Jayne Chase appeals from an order of the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Humphrey, J.) denying her motion to dismiss based on double jeopardy. Chase argues that it was error for the court to...

State v. Anglin - 5/17/2000
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: April 26, 2000 David Anglin appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Lincoln County, Marsano, J.) convicting him of operating under the influence in violation of...

State v. Stanley - 2/9/2000
Reporter of Decisions Argued: October 5, 1999 Albert Stanley appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Washington County, Atwood, J.) on a jury verdict finding him guilty of murder. See 17-A M.R.S.A §...

State v. Ray - 11/22/1999
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: October 14, 1999 Bradley J. Ray appeals from a judgment of conviction following a jury-waived trial (Penobscot County, Mead, J.) for aggravated forgery, which arose out of his...

State v. Brann - 7/19/1999
Submitted on Briefs: June 17, 1999 Christopher Brann appeals from a judgment of conviction of operating under the influence entered on a conditional guilty plea in the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Studstrup, J.). On appeal,...

State v. One Blue Corvette - 6/28/1999
Submitted on Briefs: April 15, 1999 Charles and Diana Audette appeal from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Waldo County, Mead, J.) granting the State's motion for forfeiture of the Audettes' automobile, pursuant to...

State v. Shofner - 6/9/1999
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: May 24, 1999 Majority: WATHEN, C.J., and CLIFFORD, RUDMAN, DANA, and CALKINS, JJ. Concurrence:SAUFLEY, and ALEXANDER, JJ. Martin Shofner appeals from a judgment of...

State v. Coburn - 2/11/1999
Reporter of Decisions Submitted On Briefs: December 22, 1998 Theresa Coburn appeals from a judgment entered in Superior Court (Cumberland County, Crowley, J.) denying her motion for a judgment of acquittal or,...

State v. Anderson - 1/28/1999
Reporter of Decisions Argued: January 7, 1999 [§ 1] Jeffrey G. Anderson, Kevin S. Bridges, Bruce Melhorn, Suzanna M. Mercier, and Scott R. Ireland appeal from judgments entered on conditional guilty pleas pursuant to M.R....

State v. Lear - 12/22/1998
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: November 6, 1998 David A. Lear appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Kravchuk, C.J.) affirming the judgment entered in the District Court...

State v. Bolduc - 12/3/1998
Reporter of Decisions Submitted on Briefs: October 28, 1998 The State appeals pursuant to 15 M.R.S.A. § 2115-A (1980 & Supp. 1997) from an order entered in the District Court (Augusta, Beliveau, J.) suppressing...

State v. Maloney - 3/18/1998
The issue presented here is whether, in opposing a defendant's motion to suppress, the State has the burden of proving the identity of the defendant. We conclude that it does not, and therefore vacate the decision of the District...

State v. Corliss - 2/25/1998
Reporter of Decisions Decision: 1998 ME 36 Submitted on Briefs: November 10, 1997 Allen Corliss appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Crowley, J.) following his jury-waived trial...

State v. Cilley - 2/18/1998
Reporter of Decisions Decision: 1998 ME 34 Submitted on Briefs: January 8, 1998 The State appeals pursuant to 15 M.R.S.A. Section 2115-A (1980 & Supp. 1997) from an order entered in the District Court (Calais,...

STATE v. MOULTON - 12/10/1997
[ 1] Shirley Moulton appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Waldo County, Kravchuk, J.) following her conviction for operating under the influence (Class D) in violation of 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411 (1996 & Supp....

STATE v. THERRIEN - 5/14/1997
[ 1] Travis Therrien appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Kravchuk, J.) following a jury verdict finding him guilty of manslaughter (Class A), 17-A M.R.S.A. § 203 (Supp. 1996), for the death of...

STATE v. BROWN - 5/2/1997
[ 1] Ray F. Brown appeals from the judgment of a conviction of operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol in violation of 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411 (1996) entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Mead, J.), following...

STATE v. TAYLOR - 4/18/1997
[ 1] Leslie J. Taylor appeals both from the order entered in the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Delahanty, J.) denying his motion to suppress evidence and from the judgments entered against him following jury verdicts of guilty on...

BEALE v. SECRETARY OF STATE - 4/18/1997
[ 1] Fred Beale and Llewellyn Verrill appeal from judgments entered in the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Alexander, J.), affirming the suspensions of their licenses to operate a motor vehicle that were administratively imposed...

STATE v. CUNNINGHAM - 4/2/1997
[ 1] Dale Cunningham appeals from judgments entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot, Kravchuk, J.) following jury verdicts finding him guilty of operating a motor vehicle after the revocation of his license as a habitual offender...

STATE v. EASTMAN - 3/12/1997
[ 1] Defendant, Randy Eastman, appeals the judgment entered in the Superior Court (York County, Crowley, J.) convicting him of operating under the influence of intoxicants in violation of 29-A M.R.S.A. § 2411 (1996). Defendant argues...

STATE v. MCKECHNIE - 3/12/1997
[ 1] Jeffrey McKechnie appeals the judgments entered in the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Alexander, J.) convicting him for eluding a police officer in violation of 29 M.R.S.A. § 2501-A, operating under the influence in violation...

STATE v. CHAPMAN - 11/18/1996
Defendant Annette C. Chapman appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (York County, Crowley, J.) convicting her of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants, a Class D offense, in violation of 29-A...

STATE v. ROCHE - 8/20/1996
Defendant, Wayne Roche, appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Franklin County, Chandler, J.) following a jury trial that resulted in a verdict of not guilty on one count of manslaughter and guilty on one count of...

STATE v. CLOUTIER - 6/21/1996
The State appeals pursuant to 15 M.R.S.A. § 2115-A(1) (1980) from an order entered in the District Court (Augusta, Anderson, J.) suppressing evidence that Charlene Cloutier operated a motor vehicle while under the influence of...

STATE v. BUTLER - 11/15/1995
The State appeals, pursuant to 15 M.R.S.A. § 2115-A (1980 & Supp. 1994), an order of the District Court (Waterville, Anderson, J.) granting defendant Jeffrey Butler's motion to suppress evidence of his refusal to take a breath...

STATE v. SAVARD - 6/6/1995
In this consolidated appeal, we are asked to determine whether a criminal prosecution for operating under the influence of intoxicating liquor (OUI), 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B (Pamph. 1994), following an administrative hearing affirming the...

STATE v. KENNEDY - 4/28/1995
Peter Kennedy appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Mead, J.) following a jury verdict finding him guilty of the charge of operating with excessive blood-alcohol level or under the influence, 29...

STATE v. BROOKS - 4/5/1995
Steven M. Brooks appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Androscoggin County, Delahanty, C.J.) following his plea of guilty to operating a motor vehicle under the influence (OUI), 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B (Pamph. 1994)....

STATE v. ELLIS - 12/19/1994
The State appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Chandler, J.) vacating a judgment of the District Court (Waterville, French, J.) finding Gregory Ellis guilty of operating a motor vehicle while under...

STATE v. LANE - 11/15/1994
Denise Lane appeals from an order of the Superior Court (Hancock County, Browne, A.R.J.) denying a motion for a new trial based on an alleged violation of her constitutional right to conduct her defense, ordering her to pay restitution...

STATE v. KELLY - 7/5/1994
Defendant Donald Kelly appeals from a judgment entered in the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Mills, J.) revoking his Intensive Supervision Program (ISP) and ordering him to serve the remaining portion of his sentence in...

STATE v. PIKE - 5/16/1994
Peter Pike appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Piscataquis County, Kravchuk, J.) on his conditional guilty plea of violation of the operating under the influence of intoxicating liquor and habitual offender...

PAYSON v. SECRETARY OF STATE - 12/9/1993
The Secretary of State appeals from a judgment of the Superior Court (Sagadahoc County, Brodrick, J.) reversing the Secretary's decision to suspend Matthew Payson's conditional driver's license pursuant to 29 M.R.S.A. § 2241-J (Pamph....

STATE v. WEEKS - 12/8/1993
Callier Weeks appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Penobscot County, Browne, A.R.J.) on a jury verdict finding him guilty of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or while having...

STATE v. PIKE - 10/15/1993
Sean C. Pike appeals from a judgment convicting him of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor, 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B (Pamph. 1992) in the District Court (Millinocket, Gunther, J.) on the grounds that the court erred in not...

STATE v. CLOUTIER - 7/28/1993
Edward H. Cloutier appeals from convictions of reckless or criminally negligent manslaughter, 17-A M.R.S.A. § 203(1)(A) (Supp. 1989); aggravated assault, 17-A M.R.S.A. § 208(1)(A) (1983); reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon, 17-A...

STATE v. IZZO - 4/26/1993
Joseph Izzo appeals from the Superior Court (Somerset County, Chandler, J.) judgments, entered on conditional guilty pleas, convicting him of the crimes of unlawful furnishing and possession of scheduled drugs. See 17-A M.R.S.A. §...

STATE v. MENDROS - 4/8/1993
Defendant Stavros Mendros appeals his conviction for operating under the influence of intoxicating liquor in violation of 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B (Supp. 1992) entered after a jury-waived trial in Superior Court (Penobscot County,...

STATE v. BUZZELL - 12/14/1992
Defendant Michael Buzzell appeals his convictions of manslaughter, 17-A M.R.S.A. § 203(1)(A) (Supp. 1991), and robbery, 17-A M.R.S.A. § 651(1)(C) (1983), following a jury trial in the Superior Court (Cumberland County, Cole, J.). He...

STATE v. ROBERTS - 6/1/1992
Alan Roberts appeals from a conviction of operating under the influence (OUI) entered in the District Court (Waterville, MacNichol, J.) and affirmed by the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Kravchuk, J.). Roberts contends that his...

STATE v. HARNISCH - 4/13/1992
Elaine Harnisch appeals from a judgment of the Superior Court (York County, Brodrick, J.) affirming her conviction in the District Court (Biddeford, Gaulin, J.) of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicating...

STATE v. TIBBETTS - 2/19/1992
Ronald Tibbetts appeals from the judgment entered in the Superior Court (Somerset County, Beaulieu, J.) on a jury verdict finding him guilty of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicating liquor (OUI) or while...

STATE v. DULAC - 1/3/1992
Roger E. Dulac appeals from a conviction for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of intoxicating liquor, 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B (Supp. 1990), entered by the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Delahanty, C.J.) upon his conditional...

STATE v. LEMIEUX - 12/27/1991
On his guilty plea to aggravated assault, 17-A M.R.S.A. § 208 (Class B) (1983), the Superior Court (Kennebec County, Brody, C.J.) sentenced defendant Jean W. Lemieux to 8 years imprisonment with all but 5 years suspended, and probation...

STATE v. BENTO - 12/26/1991
Defendant Scott D. Bento challenges an order of the Superior Court (Hancock County, Beaulieu, J.) denying his motion to suppress a blood-alcohol breath test. After the denial of his motion, Bento entered conditional guilty pleas...

STATE v. KEITH - 7/26/1991
Gary L. Keith appeals from the sentence imposed following his conviction in Superior Court (Kennebec County, Alexander, J.) of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicating liquor. 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B (Supp....

STATE v. MEHUREN - 7/10/1991
Randy R. Mehuren appeals from the judgments entered in the Superior Court (Waldo County, Chandler, J.) on his conditional guilty pleas on one count of operating under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs, 29 M.R.S.A. § 1312-B...

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