The state mental health
system has suffered another setback with the resignation of the medical
director of the Vermont State Hospital. The system was already under
strain with patients needing psychiatric help waiting days in emergency rooms
The state is being
sued for discrimination against a female employee in the Department of
Corrections. The Vermont Human Rights Commission says the state failed to
provide equal pay to Lynne Silloway, an administrative services coordinator at
on accessibility issues across the state with guests Robert Appel of the Vermont
Human Rights Commission and Sarah Launderville of the Vermont Center for
Independent Living; checking in with Jack Lindley at the Republican National convention; and a report from the new cadets at Norwich University.
the past six months, police officers in four Chittenden county communities have
been recording the race of each person they stop for a traffic violation. Their
efforts are part of a community and law enforcement collaboration called
We look into a community group that’s behind the push for four Chittenden county police departments to track the race of motorists they stop for traffic violations. Also, a live performance from Vermont singer songwriter Lisa Piccirillo.