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Judge: Princetown justified in firing court clerk

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Princetown had a “rational basis” for removing town Justice Michelle Van Woeart from a part-time clerk’s position in her court, according to a state Supreme Court ruling handed down this month. Justice Vincent Reilly determined Van Woeart, who retained her court clerk’s position after being appointed town justice in 1997, would be her own supervisor at the job and wouldn’t be “accountable to any higher authority.” Therefore, the town was justified in relying upon the ...

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