Senate President Peter Shumlin sparked controversy recently when he came
support of decriminalizing marijuana. The candidates for governor have found it can be a challenging topic to
A grassroots group spearheaded by a former state
legislator hopes to build support for reforming Vermont’s marijuana laws. Proponents say Vermont could more easily control
marijuana by moving it off the streets and into state-regulated stores. Law
enforcement officials disagree.
A bill making its way through the senate would create up to five "compassion centers" to legally disburse medical marijuana. Also, one senator wants to further regulate slaughterhouses, and we celebrate the Iranian New Year.
Several Vermont legislators want to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana; a South Burlington woman was on Capitol Hill this morning as the Senate investigated how the federal government responded to peanut products tainted with Salmonella;