SPRINGFIELD—Russell Grochowik was asleep when he heard what sounded like water rushing from his bathroom the morning of Dec. 17. Read more.
A lawsuit alleges that a Vermont inmate undergoing drug withdrawal and placed in solitary confinement died from lack of proper medical care. Click here to read more.
SWANTON, Vt. —In 2016 a Vermont inmate died while in the custody of the Department of Corrections. A wrongful death lawsuit filed by his estate and 11-year-old daughter is shedding new light on how it may have happened. Read more.
A Vermont prison inmate was placed in solitary confinement for drug withdrawal and died for want of adequate medical care, his family alleges in a lawsuit filed Wednesday. Read more.
NEWFANE — A West Dover business owner is suing the North Branch Fire District No. 1 over a wastewater allocation he claims was unfairly taken away from him. Read more.
“The fundamental issue as it relates to Whitingham is that they are paying very high taxes as if they have a Cadillac of a school, when in fact their school offers less than comparable schools in comparable towns,” said Brattleboro-based attorney James Valente, who represents the plaintiffs. Click here to read more
NEWFANE — In a case over education funding, the state did not object to a chart submitted to the court showing Whitingham as one of the top three spenders. But the plaintiffs’ attorneys look at it as just one piece of the puzzle. Click here to read more
NEWFANE — Consultants in Colorado want their money for work done on behalf of the Hermitage Club as company officials eye a loan to get the company back on its feet in time to open its members-only ski resort this winter. Click here to read more
NEWFANE — Judge Robert Gerety will decide whether attorneys present more evidence in a case against the state by the town of Whitingham, a student and a taxpayer. The plaintiffs allege the school funding system creates inequity regarding education quality and tax rates. Click here to read more
The state wants a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges Vermont’s public education funding system. Click here to read more