Vermont Folklife Center Portraits in Action: Darby Bradley

This is the second in a series from the recent Vermont Folklife Center exhibit, Portraits in Action: Pioneers in Renewable Energy, Environmental Conservation, and Land Use Planning.

YWP: ‘Chill Piano’

This week’s Young Writers Project entry is “Chill Piano” by Ben Maksym of Grand Isle.

SCOV Law Blog: Vermont’s exceptions to the age of consent

A paraeducator who works under a school-year contract is charged under the state’s statute prohibiting sexual activity with a minor between 16 and 18 years old by people with authority over the minor. She argues the activity occurred during the summer when she was not employed by the school.

Vermont Folklife Center Portraits in Action: Tom Boucher

This is the first in a series from the recent Vermont Folklife Center exhibit, Portraits in Action: Pioneers in Renewable Energy, Environmental Conservation, and Land Use Planning.

YWP: ‘I Love You Sally’

This week’s Young Writers Project entry is “I Love You Sally” by Emily Smyth, of Craftsbury.

SCOV Law Blog: Despite objection to zoning implementation, land subdivision must follow new rules

Months after Monkton implemented new zoning rules, a landowner seeks a permit to subdivide his land under the old rules. After the Town rejected the permit, the landowner appealed.

How Bernie Sanders beat the clock — and avoided disclosure

Unlike Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, the liberal senator won’t reveal personal finances in 2016.

YWP: ‘Race card discarded’

This week’s Young Writers Project entry is “Race card discarded” by Nina Lam of Huntington.

SCOV Law Blog: Over the centerline

A driver says he drove over the centerline in an attempt get away from the reflection from the lights of a vehicle behind him. A trooper stops him, and subsequently cites him for DUI.

Open governor’s race galvanizes primary voters

Many voters reported being disillusioned with politics at both the national and state level.

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YWP: No more you

Elizabeth Martell, a freshman at Essex High School, writes about the sadness she feels after her grandfather’s death.

SCOV Law Blog: From DCF, to family, and back to DCF

After a hearing, the court ultimately decided to place a 3-year-old back in DCF custody. The father appeals.

YWP: ‘Used To’

This week’s Young Writers Project entry is “Used To” by Megan Smith of Hanover, New Hampshire.