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Maine puts Bailey law license on hold

State bar appeals high court ruling

PORTLAND, Maine — Celebrity attorney F. Lee Bailey is going to have to wait a few months to find out if he can practice law in Maine, where he hopes to restart his legal career.

The Board of Bar Examiners has appealed a Maine Supreme Judicial Court justice’s decision allowing Bailey to set up a law practice, meaning there will be additional court filings and a hearing that could carry the process into the fall.

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