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Updated: 
January 30, 2019

What is the legal definition of harassment in Maine?

For the purpose of getting a protection from harassment order, Maine law defines "harassment" as:

If you are being harassed by a current or former intimate partner, relative, or spouse, you may be eligible for a protection from abuse order. Please see our Protection from Abuse Orders page for more information.

1 5 M.R.S. § 4651(2)