Ariel Quiros, the fraudster behind the Newport-area multi-million dollar scam of immigrant investors, misrepresented financial and employment returns in order to satisfy EB-5 federal requirements. And, of course, kept their money.Read more
The growing prison scandal has its roots in the Shumlin administration. And that’s a probably for the Democrats, not “Telflon Phil” Scott, John Walters of VPO opines.Read more
Miami businessman Ariel Quiros, accused of propagating the EB-5 scandal and stealing millions, doesn’t want a trial before his Vermont “peers”.Read more
VT Digger is wondering in print if veteran police and ‘open government’ reporter Mike Donoghue has gone over to the dark side for not telling everything he knows about the Burlington diocese sex-abuse scandal. Donoghue sat on diocese lay (non-clerical) committee reviewing the facts before the diocese issued a recent report naming priests who engaged in sex abuse. The story quotes people critical of Donoghue – as well as some working journalists who say semi-retired reporters should be allowed to have a life outside of journalism.
The bills for dealing with this are still piling up.Read more