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The ACLU had said destroying belongings would be unconstitutional. Police considered renting a storage locker, but in the end residents asked the city to hold onto few items.
Another judge rejected an earlier offer for Christopher Lopez as too lenient, but he ended up getting a better deal the second time.
A psychiatric evaluation was ordered for Aita Gurung, 34, of Burlington, who police say killed his wife and nearly killed his mother-in-law with a meat cleaver.
Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger and the city council will choose two finalists on Monday.
Protester Albert Petrarca said using a white man's discovery of the region as the starting point for the mural is "fake history." "You obliterated an entire race, nation, culture of people from that history."
“It is time to get this long-awaited project built,” Mayor Miro Weinberger said of the Town Center plan. The developer has newly committed to a district heat system downtown.
Aita Gurung killed his wife, police say, on the same day he was released from a hospital after voluntarily seeking a mental health evaluation earlier this month.
Miro Weinberger said there is a “near certainty” the city would be sued if it accepts the $12 million offer from Keep Burlington Telecom Local.
The group quickly became a national phenom with a cult following.
The case against Wesley Richter, 20, was sparked by an overheard phone conversation, according to officials.