Maine Revised Statutes

§1327. Restitution deducted from judgment in civil action

Any restitution ordered and paid shall be deducted from the amount of any judgment awarded in a civil action brought by the victim against the offender based on the same facts. If the restitution ordered and made was work restitution, the reasonable value of the services may be deducted from any such judgment. [1977, c. 455, §3 (NEW).]

1977, c. 455, §3 (NEW).