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The lowest level of the Vermont State Court system consists of its Vermont's Environmental Court, Probate Courts, and the Vermont Judicial Branch. Vermont's Probate Courts handle probate/estate issues, and adoption, mental health, and miscellaneous civil cases. Vermont's Environmental Court exclusively hears appeals of administrative agency decisions, and the Vermont Judicial Bureau mainly hears traffic and ordinance infractions. The next level of Vermont's court system includes the state's Family Courts, which hear mental health, juvenile, and domestic relations cases, the Vermont Superior Courts, which handle tort, contract, real property, small claims, and other civil appeals, and Vermont's District Courts, which also hear civil appeals as well as cases relating to felony and misdemeanor charges. If you're seeking information regarding a Vermont court case, the Vermont Judiciary's website ( provides Vermont court forms, civil court opinions, and additional features including a Vermont child support calculator. If you're trying to get copies of Vermont court documents, you will need to contact the Superior Court clerk for the county in which the case was heard. Although most Vermont court records are considered public record, the method of obtaining copies of these varies by court.
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A federal court jury is set to resume deliberations in the case of a Vermont man accused of committing war crimes in his native Bosnia 21 years ago and then lying to U.S. immigration authorities about his actions.
31, Jan 2015 - Trial starts for man accused of war crimes in Bosnia
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Bosnian war crimes suspect living in Vermont is on trial in federal court.
31, Jan 2015 - Vermont man will serve 28 months for defrauding Maine town
A federal judge sentenced a Vermont man to 28 months in prison on Wednesday for his conviction of wire fraud for defrauding a Maine town. Craig Sanborn of Maidstone will serve the sentence following a ...
31, Jan 2015 - Vermont man convicted of lying about Bosnian war crimes role - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Miss
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A man charged with lying about his role in Bosnian war crimes when he applied for U.S. citizenship after moving to Vermont more than a decade ago was convicted on Friday.
30, Jan 2015 - Quechee, VT Key Windsor County Prosecutor Moving On to Montpelier
White River Junction — A longtime Windsor County deputy state’s attorney is moving on to lead the state agency that represents sheriffs and state’s attorneys in Vermont’s 14 counties.
30, Jan 2015 - Bennington, VT Vermont man to be sentenced in Maine for defrauding town
BANGOR, MAINE >> A Vermont man convicted of wire fraud for defrauding a Maine town is scheduled to be sentenced this week. Craig Sanborn of Maidstone is set to be sentenced in federal court in Bangor on Jan. 21 at 10 a.m. A judge convicted him in May of submitting $300,000 worth of false invoices to Brownville, Maine, for materials and services he never bought.
30, Jan 2015 - NY man whose Vermont murder conviction was overturned dies
A Long Island man who served nearly 18 years in prison before his conviction for killing his wife in Vermont was overturned has died in a car crash.
30, Jan 2015 - John Grega dies in car crash on Long Island
BRATTLEBORO >> A Long Island man who spent 18 years in a Vermont prison for murdering his wife in Dover only to be released by a judge after DNA evidence cast doubt on his guilt, died Friday in a one car accident, just minutes away from his home in Lake Ronkonkoma, Long Island. John Grega, 52, of Campus Lane, Lake Ronkonkoma, crashed his 1999 Chevrolet van after losing control of the
30, Jan 2015 - Local woman arrested at State House sit-in over health care
BENNINGTON >> A local woman was cited Thursday along with 29 others during a protest at the Vermont State House building in Montpelier following the governor's inaugural address. Mary Gerisch, 64, of Bennington, has been cited to appear in Vermont Superior Court Washington County Criminal Division on Feb.
30, Jan 2015 - Bennington, VT Regional Commission seeks to connect Bennington and Manchester to Amtrak network
MANCHESTER >> The Bennington County Regional Commission held its January meeting in Manchester on Thursday, discussing Vermont's solar energy programs and a proposed bus line that would add Bennington and Manchester to the Amtrak network. BCRC executive director Jim Sullivan presented a proposed Amtrak Thruway Bus project, which would see the creation of an Amtrak bus line that would run
30, Jan 2015 - Bennington, VT Bennington man accused of child molestation, wife accused of lying to police
BENNINGTON >> A Bennington man is accused of molesting two children, while his wife is accused of lying to police about him not having had contact with them. Michael J. Whitman, 35, pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Superior Court to two counts of lewd and lascivious conduct with a child. A bail amount of $2,500 was placed on him and he is forbidden contact with two children his accused
30, Jan 2015 - Bennington, VT State refiles embezzlement charge against former Bennington Rural Fire chief
BENNINGTON >> The state has refiled an embezzlement charge against the former Bennington Rural Fire Department chief after having it dismissed by a judge in July. On Aug. 22, Joseph T. Hayes, 45, of Murphy Road, pleaded not guilty in Vermont Superior Court to a felony count of embezzlement in an official capacity.
30, Jan 2015 - Woman pleads not guilty to enabling alcohol consumption by minors
BENNINGTON >> A New Year's Eve party where police say at least 15 people were drinking alcohol while under the age of 21 has led to criminal charges for one woman. Kayla Duval, 20, of Anthony Drive, pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Superior Court to a misdemeanor charge of enabling the consumption of alcohol by minors.
30, Jan 2015 - Grega dies in car crash on Long Island
BRATTLEBORO >> A Long Island man who spent 18 years in a Vermont prison for murdering his wife in Dover only to be released by a judge after DNA evidence cast doubt on his guilt, died Friday in a one car accident, just minutes away from his home in Lake Ronkonkoma, Long Island.
30, Jan 2015 - Bennington, VT Man accused of assaulting woman, smashing car with gun
BENNINGTON >> A Rupert man is being held without bail after a woman accused him of attacking her and smashing the windows out of her car with the butt of a gun. James V. Wadsworth, 20, pleaded not guilty in Vermont Superior Court Friday to first degree aggravated domestic assault, aggravated stalking with a deadly weapon, and misdemeanor counts of unlawful mischief, and driving under the
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