Krystal Whitcomb was ‘at the center’ of the conspiracy to murder Michael Pimental, a judge said Friday, and her role in the regional drug trade led directly to his death.
Jessica Mayotte gave birth in her sleep, and her child died soon thereafter. An ongoing trial is focused on whether her health care providers upheld the necessary standard of care when they discharged her from the hospital the night before.
Around 70 people attended the “Hate-Free Vermont Forum” in Bennington this week, designed to inform officials how they can better respond to such incidents.
During the pandemic, Vermont officials have seen a “different level of violence” in juveniles in the justice system. What can the state do with them?
Jason Lawton was set to be sentenced Wednesday during a hearing in Franklin County Superior criminal court in St. Albans. Right before it was set to start, the hearing was continued — effectively postponing it — after the judge met with attorneys behind closed doors.
The founder of a Burlington arts organization pleaded guilty to lewd conduct in July and was sentenced to six years probation, according to court records.
Police said a 30-year-old Bennington woman was held against her will and taken out of state until her boyfriend could pay $1,500 that he allegedly owed drug suppliers.
The disciplinary action for Charles Delaney, who served two four-year terms in the post, was made public this week and follows a contested hearing held before the Vermont Judicial Conduct Board last month.
According to a copy of the settlement agreement provided by the Vermont Attorney General’s Office, Hosmer was paid $50,000. Hosmer, however, maintains the payout he received was nearly $10 million — although he is not able to provide documentation to back up the higher figure.
The Vermont Attorney General’s Office has ruled authorities were justified when they killed a Massachusetts man after he was suspected of murdering his ex-girlfriend.