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John Woodcock '72


U.S. District Court Judge John Woodcock Jr. ’72 is presiding over a controversial case involving a lawsuit challenging Maine Governor Paul LePage’s decision to remove a labor-themed mural from the Maine Department of Labor’s headquarters.

Woodcock heard oral arguments Thursday in the case brought by two union officials and three artists who claim LePage violated the First Amendment. Read coverage in the Portland Press Herald.