DNA rule change could wait for new forensive lab

A Vermont lawmaker says a bill that would expand the number of people required to give DNA samples will probably be amended to give the state more time to be ready process the influx of samples.

Restructuring Vermont’s Prison System

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Dick Sears and Corrections Commissioner Robert Hofmann are our guests as we examine the prison restructuring plan recently approved by the Legislature. Also, Bruce Edwards of the Rutland Herald talks about the ski season just past, and we continue our My Vermont series with an essay by listener Lali Cobb.