Office of the Vermont Attorney General

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Two Vermont Propane Companies Settle Consumer Protection Claims

CONTACT: Justin Kolber, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-5507 Cota & Cota, Inc., of Bellows Falls VT, and Bourne’s of...

April 9, 2014

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Attorney General Settles Consumer Protection Claims Against Amerigas Propane For $545,000

CONTACT: William H. Sorrell, Attorney General, (802) 828-3173 AmeriGas Propane, LP, America’s largest propane retailer, has agreed to pay...

November 4, 2013

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Vermont Sues EPA For Failure To Update Standards For Wood Heaters

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3176 Vermont and seven other states filed a lawsuit in federal court today...

October 10, 2013

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Vermont Asbestos Group Agrees to Environmental Mitigation and to Assist State in Pursuing Insurance Funds

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 The State of Vermont has filed in federal district court a settlement...

September 5, 2013

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Vermont Along with Fourteen States and Cities Calls for the Swift Adoption of National Air Pollution Controls for Motor Vehicles

CONTACT: Thea, Schwartz, (802) 828-3186 July 2, 2013 Vermont, as part of a coalition of fifteen states and cities, calls for the federal...

July 2, 2013

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Attorney General Recovers $2 Million In Insurance Funds For Contaminated Gas Station Cleanup

CONTACT: Mark J Di Stefano, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 The State of Vermont has received 2 million dollars for cleanup of a...

June 19, 2013

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Debt Adjuster Sanctioned For Violating Licensing And Consumer Laws

Contact: Elliot Burg, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-2153 American Debt Counseling, Inc., a Florida company that provides debt...

May 20, 2013

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Cumberland Farms To Pay $150,000 For Underground Storage Tank Violations

CONTACT: Nicholas F. Persampieri, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Cumberland Farms, Inc., will pay $150,000 in civil penalties...

March 1, 2013

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$8.5 Million Multistate Clean Air Act Settlement Results in Improved Air Quality and Mitigation Funds for Vermont

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Vermont, the United States, seven other states, and citizen groups have...

February 25, 2013

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Attorney General Settles Consumer Protection Claim Against Pyrofax Energy for Minimum Usage Fees

CONTACT: Robert F. McDougall, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-5507 Inergy Propane, doing business in Vermont as Pyrofax Energy, has...

January 19, 2013

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