Maine Revised Statutes

§13. Other offenses

1.    The existence of a crime other than the one charged, but based on the same conduct or arising from the same criminal episode, for which a person may be prosecuted, whether that crime is a lesser or greater crime as to elements or sentencing classification, shall not preclude prosecution for the offense charged unless a contrary legislative intent plainly appears.
[ 1975, c. 740, §20 (NEW) .]
2.   
[ 1979, c. 512, §20 (RP) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW). 1975, c. 740, §20 (RPR). 1979, c. 512, §20 (AMD).