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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jun 13, 2019
Maine has adopted an American Bar Association (ABA) model rule that bars discrimination and harassment by lawyers, the ABA Journal reports. Maine is the second state to adopt Rule 8.4(g) of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct. Vermont was the first. Maine’s Supreme Judicial Court adopted the new rule, which takes effect June 1.