State Government Press Releases

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06/23/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that James M. Casale (54), with a last known address of 110 Dunedin Street, Cranston RI, pleaded nolo contendere today before Providence Superior Court Associate Justice William E. Carnes, Jr., to one count of obtaining money under false...
06/20/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Jose Lopez (age 37), with a last known address of 49 Daniel Street, Providence, was sentenced yesterday to a total of 70 years to serve for a December 1, 2012 shooting in the Chad Brown section of Providence. Lopez, who was found guilty in a...
06/17/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced a $550 million joint state-federal settlement with mortgage lender and servicer SunTrust Mortgage Inc. to address mortgage origination, servicing, and foreclosure abuses. The announcement marks the third major settlement with banks and mortgage...
06/19/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Fred Randall (age 61), with a last known address of 128 Asylum Road, Warwick, pled nolo contendere today before Superior Court Justice Jeffrey A. Lanphear to one count of embezzlement from the University of Rhode Island (URI), where he was...
06/16/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Oscar Muralles (aka Walter Muralles, age 38), with a last known address of 99 Penn Street, Providence, was sentenced Thursday to 50 years, with 35 years to serve, for child molestation. In addition, Muralles was ordered to have no contact with...
06/12/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Alain Bedame (age 18) with a last known address of 280 Weeden Street, Pawtucket, pled guilty before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause for his role in the February 4, 2014 murder of George Holland, Jr. Pursuant to his plea, Bedame is...
06/12/2014
Each year, arson in Rhode Island causes millions of dollars in losses to individuals, insurers and the government. These losses affect everyone, resulting in higher insurance premiums, taxes and other costs. The worst consequences, however, are not financial, but personal. Arson is a dangerous...
06/11/2014
Kilmartin to Continue as Sole NAAG Representative to International Association of Prosecutors Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin was recently elected to serve as chair of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Eastern Region, and appointed as chair of the Consumer...
06/11/2014
Kilmartin and Cox Kick Off School Program at Esek Hopkins Middle School in Providence With three in 10 teens being bullied online according to a recent poll, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is teaming up with Cox Communications to teach young children how to "TakeCharge! of Online...
06/09/2014
Kilmartin and Cox Kick Off School Program at Esek Hopkins Middle School in Providence With three in 10 teens being bullied online according to a recent poll, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is teaming up with Cox Communications to teach young children how to "TakeCharge! of Online...