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ERIC DALEY

In another country — Norway, perhaps — that takes a more enlightened approach to crime and punishment, Eric Daley might have stood a chance.But not...

For 20 years, Vermont has gotten away with treating a chunk of its prison population like cattle. With Vermont’s own prisons maxed out, hundreds of...

At the time of Eric Daley’s sentencing in 2004, it was easy to believe the two-bit drug dealer (marijuana, mostly) got the lengthy prison sentence...

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — A 38-year-old Vermont man serving 26 to 33 years in prison for unintentionally hitting and killing a state trooper from...

Eric Daley went to prison when he was 23 after leading Vermont State Police on a high speed chase that resulted in the death of Trooper Michael...

The Vermont Department of Corrections has taken a lot of heat — and understandably so — since announcing last week that it’s...

As homecomings go, Eric Daley’s return to Vermont after 13½ years couldn’t have been more humdrum. Except for family, his lawyer and a few friends...

James Dwinell has worked for both Democrats and Republicans during his lengthy career in politics. He was deputy campaign manager for Sen. Gary...

No one could have blamed Ruby Hill for wanting to see the 22-year-old man responsible for her son’s death put behind bars.Her son, Steve...

The U.S. Justice Department announced earlier this month that it intends to phase out the use of private prisons. Will Vermont follow suit...

Editor’s Note: This article appeared in the Sunday Valley News on Dec. 27, 2015. It’s the first part in a three-part series.Click here...

At the time of Eric Daley’s sentencing hearing in 2004, I wrote that the 25- to 33-year prison term he received for leading Vermont State...



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