Respectful Language

North Country News
10:45 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

Vermont Bill Would Remove Hurtful Words from Laws

Really old law books
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A Vermont House committee is taking testimony on a bill that would update Vermont's sometimes centuries-old laws to remove words like "imbecile" and "idiot" and replace them with more modern and respectful language.

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