Maine Revised Statutes

§2151. Application to the Supreme Judicial Court by defendant for review of certain sentences

In cases arising in the District Court or the Superior Court in which a defendant has been convicted of a criminal offense and sentenced to a term of imprisonment of one year or more, the defendant may apply to the Supreme Judicial Court, sitting as the Law Court, for review of the sentence, except: [1997, c. 354, §1 (AMD).]

1. Different term could not be imposed.  In any case in which a different term of imprisonment could not have been imposed;
[ 1999, c. 731, Pt. ZZZ, §23 (AMD); 1999, c. 731, Pt. ZZZ, §42 (AFF) .]
2. Plea agreements.  In any case in which the particular disposition involving imprisonment was imposed as a result of a court accepting a recommendation of the type specified in the Maine Rules of Unified Criminal Procedure, Rule 11A, subsection (a)(2) or (a)(4); or
[ 2015, c. 431, §26 (AMD) .]
3. Restitution.  As limited by Title 17-A, section 1330-A.
[ 1999, c. 731, Pt. ZZZ, §24 (NEW); 1999, c. 731, Pt. ZZZ, §42 (AFF) .]
1989, c. 218, §5 (NEW). 1997, c. 354, §1 (AMD). 1999, c. 731, §§ZZZ23,24 (AMD). 1999, c. 731, §ZZZ42 (AFF). 2015, c. 431, §26 (AMD).