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Vermont News: Attorney General T.J. Donovan Resolves Consumer and Environmental Protection Cases; $3 Million Coming to The State

Montpelier, VT – Jan. 18, 2019 – Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan announced yesterday that the State of Vermont will receive $2,941,047 million as a result of four different settlements. The settlements announced today are the results of consumer and environmental protection actions taken by the Vermont Attorney General’s Office.  “These settlements are good news … Continue reading Vermont News: Attorney General T.J. Donovan Resolves Consumer and Environmental Protection Cases; $3 Million Coming to The State

Vermont News: Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station sold to Northstar; environmental clean-up to commence pursuant to agreement with state regulators

Montpelier, VT – Jan. 13, 2019 – Friday, the NorthStar Group Services (NorthStar) became the new owner of the Vermont Yankee  Nuclear Power Station (VYNPS). Under its ownership, NorthStar will commence decommissioning and environmental clean-up work at the facility on an expedited timeline, which will allow the site to become available for reuse decades earlier … Continue reading Vermont News: Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station sold to Northstar; environmental clean-up to commence pursuant to agreement with state regulators

Vermont News: Connecticut Man, Anthony Mickens Sentenced to 60 Months Imprisonment for Conspiracy to Distribute Drugs in Chittenden County and Unlawful Possession of Firearms

Vermont – The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont stated that Anthony Mickens (a.k.a. “K”), 26, of Hartford, Connecticut, was sentenced yesterday to 60 months imprisonment by United States District Court Judge Christina Reiss, in U.S. District Court in Burlington, Vermont. Judge Reiss also sentenced Mickens to a three-year period … Continue reading Vermont News: Connecticut Man, Anthony Mickens Sentenced to 60 Months Imprisonment for Conspiracy to Distribute Drugs in Chittenden County and Unlawful Possession of Firearms

Vermont News: Mexican National, Miguel Lopez-Castillo Pleads Not Guilty to Returning to the United States Following Deportation

Vermont – The United States Attorney for the District of Vermont announced that Miguel Lopez-Castillo, 34, a Mexican national, pleaded not guilty on November 15, 2018, in United States District Court in Burlington to a charge that he was found in the United States after having been previously deported. U.S. Magistrate Judge John M. Conroy … Continue reading Vermont News: Mexican National, Miguel Lopez-Castillo Pleads Not Guilty to Returning to the United States Following Deportation

Vermont News: Debra Bluto Pleads Not Guilty To Social Security Fraud

Vermont – The United States Attorney for the District of Vermont announced that Debra Bluto, 64, of St. Albans Bay, pleaded not guilty today in United States District Court in Burlington to charges that she defrauded the Social Security Administration. U.S. Magistrate Judge John M. Conroy released Bluto on conditions pending trial, which has not … Continue reading Vermont News: Debra Bluto Pleads Not Guilty To Social Security Fraud

Vermont News: Cameron Weaver Sentenced For Possession With Intent to Distribute Fentanyl

Vermont – The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont announced that Cameron Weaver, a resident of Philadelphia, was sentenced yesterday in United States District Court in Rutland after pleading guilty to possession with intent to distribute fentanyl and cocaine base. Chief U.S. District Judge Geoffrey W. Crawford sentenced Weaver to … Continue reading Vermont News: Cameron Weaver Sentenced For Possession With Intent to Distribute Fentanyl

Vermont News: Jamal Hall Charged With Being A Felon In Possession Of A Firearm In Connection With Rutland Bar Shooting

Vermont – The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont stated that Jamal Hall, age 41, of Brooklyn, New York and Rutland, Vermont, was arraigned today in U.S. District Court in Burlington on a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm. As detailed in the government’s motion for … Continue reading Vermont News: Jamal Hall Charged With Being A Felon In Possession Of A Firearm In Connection With Rutland Bar Shooting

Vermont News: Waterbury Man, Timothy Durkin Sentenced For Arson

Vermont – The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont stated that Timothy Durkin, 43, was sentenced yesterday in United States District Court in Rutland, Vermont, to serve five years in prison after his guilty plea to maliciously destroying by means of fire real property used in interstate commerce. Chief U.S. … Continue reading Vermont News: Waterbury Man, Timothy Durkin Sentenced For Arson