William Sorrell

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
9:15 am
Sun May 19, 2013

Vermont's Welch, Sorrell, Testify About Elder Fraud

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Vermont Representative Peter Welch and Attorney General William Sorrell are warning about scams to defraud the elderly.

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New England News
8:26 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Vt gov, AG disagree on access to police files

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin
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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's Gov. Peter Shumlin and Attorney General William Sorrell appear to be at odds over a Shumlin proposal to grant more public access to police records.

Shumlin has said recently that access to records of police investigations is too restricted under current law. He wants a system of access to police records used by the federal government. They would be presumed open, except when a private citizen's privacy might be invaded or police investigative techniques might be compromised.

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