Moores Conviction Upheld 

A Bangor man serving a life sentence for rape and murder has lost his appeal to Maine’s highest court.61-year-old Ashton Moores was convicted in November of raping and murdering a woman in his apartment in 2007.Moores appealed the conviction, claiming the evidence was mostly circumstantial and didn’t support a conviction.The Maine Supreme Judicial Court reviewed the findings, and ruled that the evidence was sufficient to support a guilty verdict for Moores.