Office of the Vermont Attorney General

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Coventry Dairy Farmer Agrees To Pay $33,000 For Agricultural Water Quality Violations

CONTACT: Robert F. McDougall, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Richard M. Nelson, a dairy farmer in Coventry, Vermont, has...

September 23, 2014

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Attorney General Obtains $100,000 Settlement And Court Ruling That Owner Of Contaminated Hartford Site Is Responsible For Hazardous Waste Cleanup

CONTACT: Kyle H. Landis-Marinello, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Attorney General William H. Sorrell has obtained two...

August 18, 2014

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Attorney General Settles Claims Of Nonprofit Mismanagement

CONTACT: Todd Daloz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-1101 After a months-long investigation into allegations of poor financial...

July 2, 2014

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Vermont Attorney General Files Suit Against MTBE Producers and Refiners to Protect Vermont Groundwater

CONTACT: Scot L. Kline, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 June 5, 2014 The Vermont Attorney General’s Office has filed suit...

June 5, 2014

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EPA Issues Proposed Rule To Curb Climate Change Pollution From Existing Power Plants

CONTACT: Thea Schwartz, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3186 Attorney General Bill Sorrell praised the United States Environmental...

June 2, 2014

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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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