May 15, 2018

Celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of the Vermont Supreme Court Building

Montpelier, VT - The 100th anniversary of the Vermont Supreme Court Building is being commemorated with a special centennial celebration on Friday, May 18, 2018.more
May 11, 2018

Advisory Committee on Rules of Civil Procedure

VERMONT SUPREME COURT ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE AGENDA FOR MEETING OF MAY 18, 2018   The Civil Rules Committee will meet at 9:00 a.m., Friday, May 18, 2018, at Vermont Law…more
May 10, 2018

Advisory Committee on Rules of Probate Procedure Meeting May 16

VERMONT SUPREME COURT ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON RULES OF PROBATE PROCEDURE AGENDA FOR MEETING OF MAY 16, 2018   The Probate Rules Committee will meet at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in the…more
May 07, 2018

Judicial Bureau Waiver Penalty Panel Meeting

The Judicial Bureau Waiver Penalty Panel will hold a meeting on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Judicial Bureau in White River Junction. Topics being discussed include waiver penalty…more
February 08, 2018

Governor Scott Announces Four Judicial Appointments

Governor Phil Scott today announced the appointment of four Vermonters to the State’s judiciary, filling existing vacancies. more
January 17, 2018

Vermont Supreme Court Establishes Judicial Commission On Family Treatment Dockets

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…more
January 11, 2018

Dear Prospective Jurors

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…more
December 19, 2017

Slate: Vermont Supreme Court Protects the Rights of Same-Sex Parents and Their Children

On Friday, the Vermont State Supreme Court handed down a significant decision in a child custody dispute between an estranged lesbian couple. The ruling in Sinnott v. Peck is one of many recent…more
November 01, 2017

U.S. Supreme Court Electronic Filing System Begins 11/13

On November 13, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court’s electronic filing system will begin operation. While paper will remain the official form of filing as under existing practice, parties represented by…more
October 06, 2017

Vermont Judiciary Issues Request for Proposals to Support the Vermont Guardian ad Litem Program

Judiciary seeks to partner with nonprofit organizations to recruit, train, and support volunteer Guardians ad Litemmore