Nearly a year after many Vermont towns supported
resolutions calling for the reversal of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United
decision that gave corporations the same rights as people, a new grassroots effort plans to
expand the idea by giving the Earth "rights."
The longtime companion of a
Thetford man who died after a shot from a state police stun gun says she’s not
surprised by the autopsy that shows the electric charge killed him. State police late Friday said
the cause of Macadam Mason’s death was cardiac arrest due to an electrical
town officials in Orange County say they’re concerned that state police response
times may slow in the future as the state continues to replace and
consolidate aging facilities, including the barracks in Bradford.
State Police say a Thetford man died Wednesday after a trooper discharged a stun gun at him. Authorities say the man was taken to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center after the incident, which is where he died.