Helen Jones Homicide Prosecution
March 23, 2018 there was a status conference at the Bennington Superior Court, Criminal Division in the matter of State v. Timothy Butler, the individual charged with murdering Helen Jones.
At that status conference, Judge William Cohen decided to keep the case on track for an eight day trial to commence in August 2018. Discovery is ongoing in the case and the defense attorney has yet to commence depositions. Judge Cohen indicated that any request for a delay should be submitted in writing to the court.