Tag Archives: Craig Mosher

Letter
June 30, 2016

Killington Select Board faux pas

Dear Editor,

At the Killington select board meeting, Tuesday, June 21, Ms. Kathryn Bellis whose husband was killed in an accident involving Craig Mosher’s bull July 31, 2015, was allowed to speak at the meeting during citizens input. What she said was for the most…

Letter
June 23, 2016

Justice, vengeance, and personal responsibility

Dear Editor, Ms. Bellis certainly has my sympathy for the loss of her husband. As she stated in her letter to the editor last week, not only did she lose her husband but also her best friend. No one can deny the gravity of such…

Letter
June 23, 2016

Rural Vermont questions criminal charges against Mosher

Dear Editor, In response to the state of Vermont’s criminal charges of involuntary manslaughter, a criminal charge that could carry up to a 15-year prison sentence, against Craig Mosher, the owner of a Scottish Highlander bull that escaped its pasture when a tree caused a…

Local News
June 10, 2016

Mosher case worries farmers

By Stephen Seitz and Amy McClure

RUTLAND – As Craig Mosher’s involuntary manslaughter case wends its way through the court system, farmers are worried about the future should there be a conviction.

In July 2015, Connecticut resident Jon Bellis died after his car hit a…

Local News
June 7, 2016

Mosher to face judge in manslaughter case

By Stephen Seitz

RUTLAND — Nearly a year after the accident, Craig Mosher will appear in court to answer to the charges of negligent involuntary manslaughter at a status conference to be held Monday, June 6.

According to state police and published reports, Woodbridge, Conn.,…

Letter
June 7, 2016

Charges should be dropped against Mosher

Dear Editor,

The criminal charges filed by the Rutland State’s Attorneys Office against Mr. Mosher are overreaching and should be totally dropped. An involuntary manslaughter charge (felony) against the responsible owner of a cow killed by a car—in light of strong facts suggesting fault may…

Letter
April 13, 2016

Not criminal negligence

The accident which occurred on Rt. 4, July 31st was truly sad and tragic for all involved. Such devastating losses were suffered by all families and friends.

I wondered but assumed, that someone who has ever driven these roads, in the dark of night…

Letter
April 13, 2016

A tragic accident and nothing more

I am greatly disheartened that the state has chosen to bring felony charges against Craig Mosher in the tragic accident that resulted in the death of John Bellis.

Craig Mosher is an outstanding individual whose tireless and timely response to open up Rte….

Local News
April 7, 2016

Fatal collision with bull brings involuntary manslaughter charge

By Elsie Lynn Parini

On Monday, a grand jury at the Rutland Criminal Court charged Craig Mosher, owner of Mosher Excavation in Killington, with one-count of involuntary manslaughter following an investigation of a fatal car accident last summer involving a collision with a Scottish Highlander…