Vermont Stalking Laws

Code Section
Tit. 13 ยง1061, et seq.

Defined As
Intentionally follows, lies in wait, or harasses and causes fear without legitimate purpose. Aggravated stalking: intentionally stalks and (1) such conduct violates court order, or (2) previous conviction of stalking or aggravated stalking, or (3) convicted of offense an element of which involves an act of violence against same person, or (4) victim under 16

Punishment/Classification
Stalking: imprisoned no more than 2 years and/or maximum fine $5,000. Aggravated stalking punishable by maximum prison term of 5 years and/or maximum fine of $25,000

Repeat Offense
See aggravated stalking

Arrest or Restraining Order Specifically Authorized by Statute?
None

Constitutionally Protected Activities Exempted?
Constitutionally protected activity not included within the meaning of “course of conduct


Inside Vermont Stalking Laws