Office of the Vermont Attorney General

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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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EPA Takes Action On Particulate Pollution

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Attorney General Sorrell announced that EPA has issued a more protective...

December 17, 2012

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Logging Companies To Pay $150,000 For Improper Timber Harvesting

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Two logging companies, Adrien Inkel and Son, Inc. and Stephane Inkel,...

November 13, 2012

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Pittsford Man Pleads Guilty To Releasing And Improperly Storing Hazardous Waste

CONTACT: Evan Meenan, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-5512 Attorney General William H. Sorrell announced today that Robert E. Brown...

November 8, 2012

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Court Orders Reclamation of Excavation Site and Civil Penalties Against Stamford Landowners

CONTACT: Nicholas Persampieri, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 The Vermont Superior Court, Bennington Unit, ordered Stamford,...

August 10, 2012

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Vermont Court Fines Debt Settlement Company, Awards Refunds, In Consumer Fraud Case

Contact: Elliot Burg, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-2153 Washington Superior Judge Michael S. Kupersmith has fined a Texas debt...

April 2, 2012

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Vermont Supports Clean Air Act Rule Reducing Toxic Air Pollution From Power Plants

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Vermont, eleven other states, New York City, and the District of...

March 16, 2012

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Agency Of Natural Resources Admits Violations At Environmental Laboratory

CONTACT: Robert F. McDougall, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Department of...

November 9, 2011

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Court Orders Clean-Up And $20,000 In Penalties Against Former Milton Junkyard Owner For Environmental Violations

CONTACT: Robert F. McDougall, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 The Vermont Superior Court, Chittenden Unit, ordered former...

October 14, 2011

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