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Saw How the Land Lies: Maine Neighbors' Dispute Leaves Garage Halved


Cover picture for the articleYears as a contractor prepared Gabriel Brawn to use a Sawzall reciprocating saw to cut his neighbor’s garage exactly in half, though he certainly never expected to do it. Literally, the garage in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine, crossed the line years ago, when it was built atop a property line. Figuratively, another line was crossed shortly before Memorial Day weekend, because of a dispute between Brawn and his neighbor.