key House committee took testimony on Thursday about whether possessing small
amounts of marijuana should be a civil offense, not a crime. In
Montpelier, decriminalization was once
considered one of the key issues of the legislative session, but it has recently
taken a back seat.
This week Vermont became the latest state to have the federal government implement the Secure Communities program, raising questions and concerns about how it would affect law enforcement and immigrants in the state.
We talk with the Commissioner Of Public Safety about steps taken to improve the state’s online Sex Offender Registry after an audit found serious problems. Also, a look at August music festivals. Finally our Summer School series continues with "How To Run a 5K".