Thursday, March 18, 2010
Maine Considers Restricting Access to Birth and Marriage Certificates
There are proposals afloat to restrict access to public records of a personal nature such as birth certificates and marriage licenses within the state of Maine. Some believe these records should not be available to the public while others say the risk of identity theft is low in the state of Maine. Read a recent editorial on this topic in "Maine's public records should remain public", Journal Tribune, March 12, 2010. Click here to learn more about identity theft.