Marijuana edibles left at Shelburne Farms inn sends 2 workers to hospital


Here are a few key rules to know in Vermont’s new marijuana legalization law, which takes effect on July 1, 2018.

Never assume anything. Even if it has to do with chocolate.

That’s the lesson Shelburne police are taking away from an incident Wednesday that left a Shelburne Farms employee so ill she was found lying in the inn’s driveway.

Her mistake? Sampling chocolate left behind by a guest in a box labeled “salted caramel chocolates.”

Turns out the candies were actually marijuana edibles.