Caledonian Record: AG Smackdown

Caledonian Record Editorial

Last week Superior Court Judge Mary Miles Teachout rejected a bogus effort by the Vermont Attorney General’s office to keep public records secret.

“The significance of that decision is that the Attorney General’s Office is subject to the public records act,” said E&E Legal attorney Matthew Hardin…

We’re pleased by Judge Teachout’s reminder that the Attorney General enjoys no statutory privilege to ignore the law for political expedience.

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