State Government Press Releases

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11/12/2014
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. The Statewide Grand Jury today concluded its investigation into the circumstances...
11/12/2014
With a spike in consumer complaints coming into the office within the past day, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is warning Rhode Islanders to be on the lookout for the latest "IRS phone scam" to hit the area. According to some estimates, consumers across the country have reported more than $8...
11/12/2014
Based upon the present facts, the Office cannot conclude that the Newport Public Library is a public body as that term is defined in the APRA. The Library is not a public or private agency, person, partnership, corporation or business entity acting on behalf of and/or in place of any public agency,
11/12/2014
Mr. Clark raises numerous allegations that the Fire District violated the APRA by not providing him access to his personnel file and by not properly responding to his requests. This Department found no violations and determined that Mr. Clark's request and complaint was more properly focused on...
11/12/2014
Mr. Clark raised numerous allegations that the Fire District violated the OMA and the APRA. This Department determined that the Fire District violated the APRA by not providing the specific reason for a denial and by not advising Mr. Clark of his appellate remedies. The Fire District also...
11/12/2014
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority ("RITBA") violated the APRA when it failed to fully respond to the Complainant's APRA request dated March 11, 2014. The fact that RITBA timely responded to the APRA request with some of the documents shows that RITBA was aware of the APRA requirements.
11/12/2014
The Portsmouth Police Department did not violate the APRA when it withheld from disclosure incident reports that did not lead to an arrest. This Department found that the privacy interests outweighed any interest the public may have in disclosure of such a report because when the police determine...
11/12/2014
Complainant, on behalf of his client, sought access to records pertaining to the "investigation of complaint made by Deborah Pisaturo against Kent County Memorial Hospital." Based on the totality of the circumstances, and based on our understanding that no final action had been taken on the matter,
11/12/2014
Science Developed by the National Institute of Standards & Technology To Preserve Colonial Charter of 1663 Well Into the Future. PROVIDENCE, RI -- Governor Lincoln D. Chafee together with Rhode Island Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis announced that the process has begun to provide for...
11/12/2014
Position: All Industry with MFG focus Job Fair Job Number: --- Employer: Various Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience / position (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position:Project Engineer Job Number:703603 ...