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Submitted by Hazel.Brewster… on Thu, 03/11/2021 - 14:30

PUBLIC STATEMENT: LT. GOVERNOR GRAY ON THE PASSING OF JUDGE PETER W. HALL

Montpelier, Vt - Today, Lt. Governor Gray released the following statement on the passing of Judge Peter W. Hall of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit: 

“Today, Vermont mourns the loss of one of our best. Judge Peter W. Hall dedicated his life to service and the rule of law. He embodied integrity and public service, and valued mentorship, compassion, and kindness above all else.

My thoughts are with Judge Hall’s family, the Rutland and Vermont legal community, his colleagues on the Second Circuit, and all his current and former law clerks. Judge Hall impacted all of our lives and I will forever be grateful for his mentorship.”

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