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EXCLUSIVE: Far-right organization in Maine obsessed with ‘grooming’ in schools accidentally platformed a convicted sex offender

One of its top leaders has also been banned from multiple schools.

On May 31, 2022 by Claire Goforth

Four people walking down the street having their face scanned with facial recognition.

Maine passes ‘strongest’ facial recognition restrictions in the country

In the absence of federal rules, cities and states are filling the gaps.

On Jun 30, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

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Corporations do not have a First Amendent right to your data, judge says

The case will continue, but a Maine judge poked holes in the arguments against it.

On Jul 8, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

ISPs Sue Maine Digital Privacy Law

Maine implemented a strict privacy law—corporations are now claiming it violates their free speech

The suit claims the law infringes on their First Amendment rights.

On Feb 19, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Maine mayor resigns after racist text messages exposed

Shane Bouchard called Black people 'antique farm equipment' and then called himself a 'victim.'

On Mar 10, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

A Dunkin' reportedly called police on a woman during an argument about her speaking Somali.

Dunkin’ employee calls cops after customer speaks Somali in drive-thru

The woman was issued a no-trespassing notice.

On Oct 19, 2018 by Kris Seavers

Leslie Gibson with 'There is nothing about this skin head lesbian that impresses me and there is nothing that she has to say' tweet

GOP candidate apologizes after calling Parkland teen activist a ‘skinhead lesbian’

He called another Parkland student a 'liar.'

On Mar 13, 2018 by Samantha Grasso


High school footballers resist coach encouraging homophobic taunts, get him fired

The players resisted.

On Oct 22, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

The ACLU in Maine is suing Gov. Paul LePage

ACLU sues Maine’s governor for blocking constituents on Facebook

Did Gov. Paul LePage violate their constitutional rights?

On Aug 8, 2017 by Andrew Wyrich

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Man dresses as tree, blocks traffic in year’s worst Halloween costume

Cops told him to 'make like a tree and... oh, never mind.'

On Oct 25, 2016 by Miles Klee

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Man posts ‘Blacks Rifles Matter’ sign on his lawn—and tourists aren’t happy

He also claims the Black Lives Matter movement should be 'flattered.'

On Sep 13, 2016 by Jaya Saxena

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‘Vagenda of Manocide’ marquee is but one of this gunsmith’s hilariously offensive election signs

And you thought 'Hitlery' was bad.

On Aug 24, 2016 by April Siese

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Maine town is on the lookout for a giant, beaver-eating snake

It could be anywhere.

On Jul 1, 2016 by Miles Klee

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Obama administration hit with 11-state lawsuit in transgender bathroom battle

The lawsuit accused the White House of overstepping its authority.

On May 25, 2016 by Dell Cameron

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Police officer poses with dude showing off his ‘cops suck’ tattoo

A lesson in community.

On May 25, 2016 by Miles Klee