Commission Investigating Lewiston Shootings Urgently Demanding Subpoena Power

LEWISTON, Maine – An independent commission investigating the mass shooting at Schemengees Bar and Grille in Lewiston, Maine on October 27, 2023, is expressing the need for subpoena power to further its investigations. The shooting, carried out by Army reservist Robert Card, resulted in the deaths of 18 people, making it the deadliest mass shooting in Maine’s history. The commission’s call for subpoena power comes in the wake of revelations that warnings about Card’s behavior …

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Legislative Committee Considers Emergency Request for Lewiston Mass Shooting Investigation Subpoena Power

PORTLAND, Maine – A legislative committee in Maine is considering an emergency request to grant powers to a panel investigating the mass shooting that took place in Lewiston last year, which resulted in the deaths of 18 people. The independent commission is looking into the October shootings and is seeking subpoena power to access critical information, including the shooter’s military records. This request has the support of Democratic Governor Janet Mills, who has emphasized the …

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