Bill gives prosecutors more oversight of defendants with mental health issues
MONTPELIER — A bill that is expected to advance how Vermont’s criminal justice system deals with the accused who have mental health issues is now awaiting the governor’s signature.
The Bennington Banner is a daily newspaper published in Bennington, Vermont. The paper covers local, national, and world news. It is distributed throughout Southwestern Vermont and eastern New York (Rensselaer and Washington Counties). The paper is owned by New England Newspapers Inc. and is published Monday through Friday, plus a weekend edition.