Attorney David Webbert Argues for Mark Eves in Front of 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that Lepage Abused Power

“Politics is fine in the Legislature, but not for a 100-year-old charitable organization that helps at-risk children,” Webbert said. “The governor crossed a line, and the courts are here to enforce those boundary lines.”

“The governor blackmailed a private nonprofit school that serves children at risk because his political opponent got the job,” Eves said in a press briefing after the hearing. “It’s an extreme abuse of power, and I’m not going to give up on making sure that we can set this precedent moving forward.”

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