Trial Underway In Custody Flight Case

08/07/12 6:06AM

Jury selection is set to begin in a Vermont federal court today for a Virginia man charged with helping a woman flee the United States with her daughter, rather than share custody of the girl with her former same-sex partner. Kenneth Miller, of Virginia, is facing a charge of helping Lisa Miller - no relation­ - flee the country to avoid having to turn over custody of her daughter to Janet Jenkins, of Fair Haven. Jury selection is set for today in U.S. District Court in Burlington. Opening statements are expected tomorrow.

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