State Government Press Releases

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12/05/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Daniel Doyle (age 67), of West Hartford, CT, was found guilty today by a Washington County Superior Court jury on all 18 counts charged in the Institute for International Sport embezzlement case. Doyle was found guilty of seven counts of...
12/02/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that the Office of Attorney General and The Compass School entered into a joint settlement agreement in which the school agreed to pay a $1,000 fine for violating the state's Access to Public Records Act (APRA). The Office of Attorney...
11/30/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Deborah Brown, (age 57) of Warwick, RI, pleaded nolo contendere last month before Superior Court Magistrate John F. McBurney to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for submitting materially false bills for medically unnecessary...
11/25/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Theodore Gathmann (age 20), of Roswell, GA, pleaded guilty before Superior Court Justice Stephen P. Nugent to one count of first degree child molestation. Under the terms of the plea, Gathmann was sentenced to 25 years with 12 years to serve,...
11/21/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Maurice Nova (age 28), of Pawtucket, pleaded guilty Friday before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to multiple counts of distribution, manufacture and possession of a controlled substance. Under the terms of the plea, Nova was sentenced to...
11/21/2016
On the heels of news that the number of roadway fatalities nationwide is higher than it's been since 2009, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today previewed legislation he intends to refile that will increase penalties for those who are convicted of killing or injuring individuals while driving...
11/17/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Juan "Cookie" Rivera (age 51), of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere today before Superior Court Justice Joseph Montalbano to 51 counts of violating the Uniformed Controlled Substances Act, including delivery of heroin, fentanyl, crystal meth,...
11/09/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Kimberly Moore (age 49), of Foster, RI, pleaded nolo contendere today to embezzling more than $125,000 from the Junior League of Rhode Island (JLRI). Under the terms of the plea, Moore was sentenced by Superior Court Justice Susan E. McGuirl to a...
11/03/2016
Statement from Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin on the appointment of Captain Ann Assumpico as Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police: "On behalf of the Office of Attorney General, I extend congratulations to Captain Ann Assumpico on being named Superintendent of the Rhode Island...
11/02/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that three individuals pleaded nolo contendere yesterday to unemployment insurance benefit fraud with court-ordered restitution of nearly $37,000. "Just last week, Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training Director Scott Jensen and myself served...