Courtney Lamdin

House candidate denies revenge porn charge

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  A Colchester candidate for the Vermont House is denying a criminal charge under Vermont’s so-called revenge porn law. Last Thursday, the Vermont Republican Party officially disavowed Pat Liebrecht, who was charged under the statute in late September, a police affidavit shows. Passed in 2015, the statute outlaws the disclosure of sexually explicit images of…

AG contenders prioritize opiate fight

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The two major party candidates for Vermont’s next attorney general debated for the fourth time this election season last Sunday. Democrat TJ Donovan of South Burlington and Republican Deb Bucknam of Walden drew out their differences but also found some common ground, particularly with the state’s opioid crisis. Liberty Union Party member Rosemarie Jackowski of…

Police seek park flasher

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Police are investigating allegations of a man exposing himself in a Winooski park, a press release said. The Chittenden Unit for Special Investigations and Winooski police are seeking a male suspect who, on two accounts, “lewdly and lasciviously exposed himself to two females” at Gilbrook Natural Area. The first incident occurred the evening of August…