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prostitute in Maine. Maine news from the Rumford MeteorBANGOR — When police catch someone selling drugs, both the drug dealer and the buyer often are charged, but historically it’s been a different story when it comes to prostitution in Maine and around the nation. In Vacationland, where prostitution and prostitution-related arrests statewide have not topped 45 annually in the last decade, the “johns” — the men paying for sex with women — typically are not charged. “That doesn’t happen very often,” Stephen McCausland, spokesman for the Maine Department of Public Safety, said Wednesday. That trend was broken recently with the arrest of fitness instructor Alexis Wright, 29, of Wells, who police say secretly filmed the men she had sex with for money. Twenty-one of possibly more than 100 johns have been charged, and earlier this week they were named publicly. More names are due to be released on Oct. 26. (read more at Lewiston Sun Journal)