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Commission files brief with R.I. Supreme Court in Irons Case

Commission files brief with R.I. Supreme Court in Irons case

On March 17, 2009, the Ethics Commission filed its first brief on writ of certiorari with the Rhode Island Supreme Court in regard to the Speech in Debate clause issue as decided by the Superior Court in the Irons case. The Commission will be filing a second brief, in response to Irons' cross-petition on the Jury Trial issue, prior to oral arguments before the Supreme Court, which are scheduled to be heard by the Court on May 13, 2009. To view the Ethics Commission's brief, click link below.

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Department or agency: Ethics Commission

Online: http://www.ethics.ri.gov/

Release date: 03-24-2009

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