Vermont Supreme Court

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1:05 pm
Sat May 24, 2014

Vermont Supreme Court Upholds Lowell Wind Permit

Kingdom Community Wind
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The Vermont Supreme Court has upheld a permit for the way Green Mountain Power is managing storm water runoff from its Kingdom Community Wind generating project in Lowell.

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North Country News
10:45 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

VT Town To Revisit Anti-Wind Article

Green Mountain Power's Kingdom Community Wind project
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The select board chair in the northern Vermont town of Lowell expects wind energy will be an item on the agenda for the 2014 Town Meeting Day.

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North Country News
12:30 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Vermont Supreme Court Hears Stormwater Appeal From Wind Opponents

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Opponents of the Lowell Mountain Wind project took their case to the Vermont Supreme Court on Thursday, where lawyers argued whether the state improperly permitted the project’s stormwater permits.

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North Country News
9:30 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

VT High Court Upholds Convictions in Wind Protest

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The lawyer for six people convicted of protesting construction of Green Mountain Power's Kingdom Community Wind project in Lowell says she's disappointed the Vermont Supreme Court upheld the convictions.

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North Country News
11:15 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

VT Court Says Prosecutor's Appointment Is OK

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The Vermont Supreme Court has rejected a defense lawyer's bid to get some cases thrown out on the grounds that the prosecutor was not properly elected.

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North Country News
9:45 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

VT Court Rejects Obama Citizenship Challenge

Billboard challenging the validity of Barack Obama's birth certificate
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The Vermont Supreme Court has rejected a claim by a former Republican U.S. Senate candidate from Vermont that President Barack Obama's name should not have been placed on last year's Vermont ballot because he is not a "natural-born citizen" of the United States.

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North Country News
9:50 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Shumlin Appoints Crawford to VT Supreme Court

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Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin has appointed Superior Court Judge Geoffrey Crawford to the Vermont Supreme Court.

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North Country News
10:20 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Judge Allows Former VT Manager's Appeal

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A judge has cleared the way for a former St. Johnsbury town manager to take his bid to get his job back to the Vermont Supreme Court.

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North Country News
1:40 pm
Sat September 7, 2013

Vt. Loses Appeal Over Nominating Process

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Vermont's secretary of state has lost an appeal over the nominating petition process for independent candidates for president.

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North Country News
11:15 am
Sat August 3, 2013

Vermont High Court OK's Burlington Employee's Firing

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The Vermont Supreme Court has upheld a lower court's dismissal of a suit brought against the city of Burlington by its fired former waterfront manager.

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