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Legal Information: Maine

Statutes: Maine

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Updated: 
March 4, 2020

§ 209. Criminal threatening

1. A person is guilty of criminal threatening if he intentionally or knowingly places another person in fear of imminent bodily injury.

2. Criminal threatening is a Class D crime.