Published: February 9, 2016
MONTPELIER — Attorney General William Sorrell said Monday his office did not find factual or legal support for the complaint against environmental advocate Annette Smith.
Following a December complaint by an unidentified source, Smith was under criminal investigation by the attorney general’s office for allegedly practicing law without a license.
“There is no basis for taking any enforcement action,” Sorrell said Monday by phone. “The fact that she retained an attorney who said it was a politically motivated investigation, it was not that. This was already within our internal time frame.