Many news sources report that the Vermont Department for Children and Families, or DCF, is having to take responsibility for rapidly increasing numbers of children.
Last month in Windham County alone, one hundred and seventy eight children in state custody were placed with family members, in… more
Times Argus - "Supreme Court building centennial celebrated":
A large assembly of the state’s top civic and legal leaders turned out Friday to celebrate the centennial of the Vermont Supreme Court building.
Attendees included emcee of ceremonies Chief Justice Paul Reiber, Gov. Phil Scott, House… more
In response to the dramatic upsurge in child protection cases fueled by the opioid crisis, the Supreme Court of Vermont announced today the establishment of the Vermont Judicial Commission on Family Treatment Dockets. Members of the Commission include representatives from all three branches of… more
The following letter appeared in the January 9th edition of the Rutland Herald and is reprinted here with permission.
Dear Prospective Jurors:
As I reflect on the year just completed, one thing that keeps coming to mind is my experience serving on a jury in the Rutland County Court. I was… more