Vermont Attorney General

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9:45 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

Vermont Settles With Maker Of Mislabeled VerMints

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Vermont has reached a settlement with VerMints, a company that mislabeled its tins of mints as Vermont products.

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North Country News
10:15 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

VT Joins Nation On Anti-Human Trafficking Funding

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Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell has joined other states in asking Congress to fund anti-human trafficking measures.

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North Country News
10:30 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

VT, Planned Parenthood Settle Campaign Complaints

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An affiliate of Planned Parenthood of Northern New England will pay $30,000 to the state of Vermont to settle a claim by the attorney general's office that it violated the state's campaign finance laws in 2010.

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North Country News
8:30 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

PAC to pay $30K for Campaign Finance Violations

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The Vermont attorney general says a Democratic advocacy group will pay $30,000 for violating Vermont's campaign finance laws.

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North Country News
7:30 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

Vermont Attorney General Discusses Settlement of Cramming Case

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The state of Vermont has settled two “cramming” lawsuits that will refund more than $900,000 to 12,500 Vermont consumers.  Vermont’s Attorney General talks about the settlement and a multi-state effort to curb the third-party billing practice.

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North Country News
1:45 pm
Sat October 19, 2013

Long-time VT AG Sorrell to Seek Re-election

Vermont Attorney General Bill Sorrell
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Vermont Attorney General Bill Sorrell says he has some unfinished business he wants to complete, so the 66-year-old says he'll seek another term next year.

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North Country News
10:15 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

AG: Vermont Care Home Prevails in Zoning Dispute

The Vermont commissioner of the Department of Mental Health says a recent court decision reaffirms the right of individuals with mental-health and other disabilities to live in community settings.

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North Country News
1:15 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Settlement Reached in False Trademark Case in VT

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The Vermont Attorney General's office has reached a settlement with a New York City business that it says misrepresented itself as a trademark renewal service.

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North Country News
11:15 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

Vermont Sues, Accusing Company of "Patent Trolling"

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The Vermont attorney general's office is suing a business, accusing it of "patent trolling."

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North Country News
7:15 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

Vermont Attorney General Warns of Texting Scam

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The Vermont Attorney General’s office is warning wireless phone consumers about a new scam called “smishing” that is targeting Vermonters.

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