State Government Press Releases

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February is Teen Dating Awareness Month, and Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin asks that teens remember that love is more than romance: Love is Respect. This month, Attorney General Kilmartin is working to promote the Love Is Respect campaign, a collaboration between Break the Cycle and the...
Citing the legislation as an important consumer protection, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced his support for 2013 H5213 "An Act Relating to Commercial Law General Regulatory Provisions Surcharges on Credit Card Transactions," sponsored by Representative John J. Lombardi. ...
To support foreclosure remediation effort already underway in Rhode Island and educate new homeowners, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced a $375,000 grant to the Housing Network of Rhode Island. Funded through the National Mortgage Settlement between the five largest mortgage service...
Attorney General Peter Kilmartin today announced that 45 states and the District of Columbia have reached a $120 million multi-state settlement with Lender Processing Services, Inc. (LPS) and its subsidiaries, LPS Default Solutions and DocX, for the company's robo-signing practices during the...
The Rhode Island Department of Attorney General (RIAG) today announced that the Expedited Review Hospital Conversion Initial Applications submitted by Lawrence + Memorial Corporation, LMW Healthcare and LMW Physicians, Inc., and The Westerly Hospital have been deemed complete. RIAG and HEALTH...
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Victor Arciliares (DOB: 12/1/88) was found guilty by a Providence County Superior Court jury of one count of first degree murder, discharging a firearm while committing a crime of violence, discharging a firearm from a motor vehicle, assault...
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Richard "Chinoz" Ibanez 9DOB: 9/20/90), with a last known address of 358 Cowden Street, Providence, pleaded guilty to two counts of first degree arson and two counts of conspiracy to commit first degree arson (P1-2012-2811AG). Ibanez is a...
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Francisco Bonilla (DOB: 11/8/78), aka "Cisco," with a last known address of 393 Plainfield Street, Providence, pleaded guilty to felony assault, conspiracy to commit felony assault, carrying a firearm without a license and use of a firearm...
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today applauded the decision by the Rhode Island Supreme Court affirming the Superior Court judgment in the conviction of Gerardo Martinez who ruthlessly murdered Lindsay Ann Burke in August 2005. In the decision, the Supreme Court denied Martinez' appeal of...
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Constantino Nardolillo (DOB: 10/25/65), with a last known address of 71 Bellevue Avenue, Providence, pleaded guilty yesterday before Superior Court Justice Susan E. McGuirl to first degree murder for the January 10, 2010 death of his wife, Ann...