Tag Archives: Attorney General

State News
July 25, 2018

Marijuana gifting businesses illegal, AG advises

By Elizabeth Hewitt/VTDigger

Gifting marijuana in exchange for another purchase is illegal under Vermont’s new legalization law, according to a guidance issued by the state’s top prosecutor Monday.

Attorney General TJ Donovan’s office advised that sales of any kind are illegal under…

State News
June 20, 2018

New initiative protects elders

Attorney General T.J. Donovan has announced the launch of a permanent unit within his office known as the Elder Protection Initiative. This unit will focus on supporting and protecting Vermont’s aging population. The unit is the result of a listening tour that solicited ideas from…

Assumed legalization creates pathways for pot
State News
January 27, 2016

Assumed legalization creates pathways for pot

Courtesy of VTDigger

Green represents Vermont; red represents the U.S. 

Curbing health risks of marijuana now steers debate

By Cory Dawson, VTDigger.org

A major public health group is urging lawmakers to consider the health risks associated with legalizing marijuana.

The Vermont…