The 65-year-old attorney said he would bring to the job “a desire to treat people with respect and civility and to try to get away from the tri-partisan bickering that goes on.”
Michael Cornell was pronounced dead Saturday afternoon at North Country Hospital. Officials said his death did not appear suspicious.
Forte had for nearly 35 years evaded resolution of the case. He was accused of assaulting a 12-year-old girl at his Landgrove vacation home.
Kenneth Johnson died by asphyxiation in a northern Vermont prison infirmary in December 2019. His estate says the Department of Corrections and its medical contractor should have prevented his death.
Those age 80 and older may sign up for a third dose of the Covid-19 vaccine starting Friday morning. Over the following week, eligibility will gradually be extended to those age 65 and older, state officials said.
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The requirement takes effect Oct. 1.
If confirmed by the Senate, Robinson would become the first openly LGBTQ+ woman to serve on a federal appellate court.
After four decades in journalism — two of them at VPR — the energy, environment and ag reporter plans to step back and spend more time fishing.
The former president was acquitted Saturday after the U.S. Senate fell 10 votes short of conviction.