Portland lawyer Chris Harmon is a world-class long distance runner. (Top Maine runner in Boston Marathon last year). He joined the Maine Bar association three years ago.
Recently, he handled a case on behalf of a person who was out for a run one day. The person got his by a motor vehicle that was driving too fast, and recklessly.
Chris filed suit for the victim.
Defendant defaulted, and no insurance coverage available from the defendant.
Laws that go into effect in other states sometimes ending up coming to Maine as well. Alaska has just changed the way it handles the granting of bail to criminal defendants charged with crimes. Read this, and see if you would like this system coming to Maine. https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/alaskas-criminal-bail-changes-to-point-based-system/