Maine decide accused of drunk driving desires jury trial

An elected decide in Piscataquis County accused of drunk driving has rejected a deal provide and demanded a jury trial.

Piscataquis County Probate Decide Benjamin Cabot is charged with working underneath the affect, a Class D misdemeanor. His case in Piscataquis County courtroom is pending.

Cabot, 40, was pulled over round 6:15 p.m. Sunday, April 9, in Massive Moose Township, in accordance with a summons. He had a blood alcohol content material of .15, nearly double the authorized restrict of .08, courtroom information present.

Marie Weidmayer is a reporter overlaying crime and justice. A current transplant to Maine, she was born and raised in Michigan, the place she labored for MLive, overlaying the prison justice system. She graduated…
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