January 17, 2020

Advisory Committee on Rules of Civil Procedure Meeting January 24

VERMONT SUPREME COURT ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE AGENDA FOR MEETING OF JANUARY 24, 2020   The Civil Rules Committee will meet at 9:00 a.m., Friday, January 24, 2020, in the…more
January 10, 2020

Supreme Court Goes "On the Road" at Middlebury College on January 15

The Vermont Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments in four cases at Middlebury College on Wednesday, January 15th. The Justices normally hold term in the Supreme Court building in…more
December 05, 2019


Governor Phil Scott has named Judge William “Bill” Cohen of Rutland to the Vermont Supreme Court after serving 20 years as a Superior Court judge with distinction.more
November 13, 2019

Next Generation Case Management System Update - November 2019

Stay up-to-date with the Vermont Judiciary’s Next Generation Case Management System initiative. This newsletter includes an updated timeline and project status:…more
November 05, 2019

Vermont Supreme Court Declaration of Access to Justice Month

Whereas, the Conference of Chief Justices and the Conference of State Court Administrators have long recognized that the promise of equal justice is not realized for individuals and families who have…more
October 02, 2019

Governor Phil Scott Announces Two Superior Court Judges

Governor Phil Scott today announced the appointments of Kerry Ann McDonald-Cady of Dover and Lisa Warren of Waterford to the Superior Court, which is the state’s trial court consisting of civil,…more
September 12, 2019

Constitution Day Panel Presentation

The Vermont Supreme Court and the Vermont Bar Association are pleased to host a Constitution Day Panel Presentation, featuring a panel of Vermont Supreme Court Justices, Vermont Superior Court Trial…more
September 09, 2019

Emergency Amendments to Rules on Possession and Use of Recording and Transmitting Devices in Courtroom and Courthouse

Montpelier, VT - The Vermont Supreme Court promulgated new rules governing the use of recording and transmitting devices in the Supreme Court and all divisions of the superior court effective…more
August 22, 2019

New Registration Process For Media Organizations and Individuals

The Vermont Supreme Court has approved a registration process for news media organizations and individuals who seek to use devices to record or transmit in Vermont courts.more
August 12, 2019

Governor Phil Scott Appoints Two Assistant Judges

Governor Phil Scott announced the appointments of Laurel Mackin of Thetford and Michael R. McCarthy of Georgia to fill assistant judge vacancies in Orange and Franklin counties, respectively.  Click…more
June 03, 2019

Judicial Bureau Case Access and Fine Payment Now Available Online Through the Vermont Judiciary Public Portal

The Public Portal is a new website that offers access to court case and hearing information. At this time, only Judicial Bureau case records can be viewed and only Judicial Bureau fines may be paid…more