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Former State Tax Examiner Pleads Guilty to Felony Embezzlement

Contact: Earl F. Fechter, Assistant Attorney General, 802-828-3171 On Friday, October 18, Chelsea Hoadley, former Tax Examiner with the...

October 21, 2019

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Attorney General Donovan And Treasurer Pearce Team Up To Promote Credit Awareness

Contact: Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection, 802-828-3171 Attorney General T.J. Donovan and Treasurer Beth Pearce met with...

October 18, 2019

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Vermont to Receive $1.37 Million From Johnson & Johnson For Violation of Consumer Protection Act

Contact: Merideth C. Chaudoir, Assistant Attorney General, 802-828-3171 Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Ethicon, Inc. will pay...

October 17, 2019

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Ashley Munson and Zlatan Harambasic Arraigned on Charges of Medicaid Fraud and False Pretenses

CONTACT:    Paul A. Barkus, Assistant Attorney General, 802-828-3171 On September 17, 2019, Ashley Munson and Zlatan Harambasic were...

October 17, 2019

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Attorney General Donovan Files Brief Opposing Rule to Turn Away Asylum Seekers

Contact: Julio A. Thompson, Director, Civil Rights Unit, 802-828-3171 Attorney General Donovan yesterday joined a multistate coalition...

October 16, 2019

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State Asks Vermont Supreme Court to Uphold Large-Capacity Magazine Ban

Contact: Ben Battles, Solicitor General, 802-82-3171 In a brief filed on Monday, October 14, the Attorney General’s Office asked the...

October 15, 2019

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Court Grants Coalition’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction; Stops “Public Charge” Rule from Taking Effect

Contact: Ben Battles, Solicitor General, 802-828-3171 In response to the lawsuit filed by Vermont, New York, Connecticut, and the City of...

October 11, 2019

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Attorney General Donovan Joins Coalition to Defend Right to Regulate Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Contact:  Nicholas F. Persampieri, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3171 Continuing efforts to protect clean air, Attorney General...

October 8, 2019

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Registered Nurse, Dermot Hanna, Charged with Abuse of a Vulnerable Adult and Obtaining a Regulated Drug by Deceit

CONTACT:  Elizabeth L. Anderson, Director, Medicaid Fraud and Residential Abuse Unit, (802) 828-3171 Attorney General T.J. Donovan...

October 1, 2019

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Vermont Joins Lawsuit Challenging Rollback of Endangered Species Act Protections

Contact: Ryan P. Kane, Assistant Attorney General, 802-828-3171 Attorney General T.J. Donovan today joined a coalition of 18 attorneys...

September 25, 2019

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