State Government Press Releases

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12/01/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that yesterday Jason Elliott (age 43) with a last known address of 144 Gallup Street, Providence, pleaded nolo contendre before Superior Court Justice Kristin E. Rodgers to possession of child pornography, transfer of child pornography, and multiple...
11/24/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Sendra Beauregard (age 43), with a last known address of 330 Simmonsville Avenue, Johnston, was found guilty today by a Providence County Superior Court jury of the murder of 50-year-old Pamela Donahue. The jury also found Beauregard guilty of...
11/24/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that on Friday, November 20, 2015, Thomas Lumpkins (age 27), with a last known address of 85 Congress Street, Providence, pleaded guilty before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to possession of heroin and marijuana and possession of a firearm...
11/24/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Cesar Vasquez (age 39), with a last known address of 114 Perry Street, Central Falls, was found guilty yesterday by a Providence County Superior Court jury of four counts of first degree child molestation. The jury returned the verdict after...
11/17/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin and George Whalen, Director of the Rhode Island Contractors' Registration and Licensing Board (CRLB), located within the Rhode Island Department of Administration, announced that the Office of Attorney General and the CRLB successfully shut down a fraudulent...
11/16/2015
Agreement with Pennsylvania-based for-profit education company addresses consumer complaints and investigation by state attorneys general For-profit education company Education Management Corporation (EDMC) will significantly reform its recruiting and enrollment practices, and forgive...
11/13/2015
Defendant used backpage.com to scout victims Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today James Adams (age 34), with a last-known address of 12 Midway Drive, Warwick, was sentenced to life plus 100 years for murder, felony assault, and other crimes. In June, a Providence...
11/13/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today, Jose Colon (age 42), formerly of Central Falls, was found guilty of first degree child molestation. The Kent County Superior Court Jury returned the verdict in approximately four hours after an 11-day trial presided over by Superior Court...
11/09/2015
As required in the conditions set forth by the Office of Attorney General in Hospital Conversions Act decision in the acquisition of Landmark Medical Center and the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island (Landmark) by Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. (Prime Healthcare), Attorney General Peter F....
11/05/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin issued a statement regarding joining an amicus in support of race-conscious admission policies at public colleges and universities in Abigail Noel Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin . The Supreme Court of the United States is set to hear the case this...