Maine Lawmakers Routinely Use Private Email for Public Business

February 9, 2017

WGME13 sits down with Preti Flaherty partner, Sig Schutz, to discuss transparency issues created by Maine lawmakers who use private email to conduct public business.

An Excerpt

"They can be lost intentionally or accidentally; they can also be compromised by hacking. There's the fact of transparency and there's the appearance of transparency and both are at stake," Portland attorney Sigmund Schutz said.