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News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Wed, 11/05/2014

The current term of office of Federal Public Defender Michael L. Desautels, Federal Public Defender for the District of Vermont is due to expire on March 24, 2015. The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit is considering the...

Wed, 10/01/2014

Notice:: ECF/Pacer will be unavailable from 9:00am until approximately 2:30pm Saturday, October 4, 2014 for scheduled maintenance.

Thu, 09/11/2014

New York–On September 17th, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit will join with other federal courts nationwide in an historic coast-to-coast celebration of Constitution Day and National Citizenship Day, by hosting a Naturalization...

Tue, 08/05/2014

The United States District Court for the District of Vermont is pleased to announce the appointment of the Honorable Geoffrey W. Crawford as United States District Judge.

Thu, 07/31/2014

If you have received a phone call or email asking you to provide personal information and/or send payment to avoid arrest or other penalty, it is a scam.


The court will NOT do any of the following:

Wed, 07/02/2014


The United States District Court for the District of Vermont is accepting applications for the position of Judicial Assistant to an incoming federal district court judge. The environment is characterized...

Thu, 05/29/2014

The Clerk's Office for the United States District Court is seeking a qualified individual with excellent analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills capable of functioning in a dynamic, team-oriented...