This is a legal form that was released by the Maine District Court - a government authority operating within Maine. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.
Q: What is Form FM-218?
A: Form FM-218 is a Motion for Expedited Hearing.
Q: What is the purpose of Form FM-218?
A: The purpose of Form FM-218 is to request an expedited hearing in the state of Maine.
Q: Who can use Form FM-218?
A: Any party involved in a case in Maine can use Form FM-218 to request an expedited hearing.
Q: How do I fill out Form FM-218?
A: You need to fill out the required information, including your name, case number, and the reasons for requesting an expedited hearing.
Q: Is there a fee for filing Form FM-218?
A: The fee for filing Form FM-218 may vary depending on the court. It's best to check with the court clerk for the exact fee.
Q: What happens after I file Form FM-218?
A: After you file Form FM-218, the court will review your request and determine whether to grant an expedited hearing.
Q: Can I request an expedited hearing for any type of case?
A: While Form FM-218 can be used for various types of cases, it's up to the court's discretion to grant an expedited hearing.
Q: What are some reasons for requesting an expedited hearing?
A: Some common reasons for requesting an expedited hearing include emergencies, imminent danger, or significant financial harm.
Q: Can I represent myself in the expedited hearing?
A: Yes, you have the right to represent yourself in the expedited hearing or hire an attorney to represent you.
Q: What should I do if my request for an expedited hearing is denied?
A: If your request for an expedited hearing is denied, you should consult with an attorney to explore other legal options.
Download a fillable version of Form FM-218 by clicking the link below or browse more documents and templates provided by the Maine District Court.