State Government Press Releases

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03/30/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today Justin Santerre (age 34), of Fall River, MA, pleaded guilty before Superior Court Justice Netti C. Vogel to the charges of second degree murder, assault with a dangerous weapon and simple assault. Under the terms of the plea, Santerre was...
03/30/2016
Charities Dissolved and Leader Banned From Working for Non-Profits Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin, along with the Federal Trade Commission and agencies from all 50 states, have obtained a permanent injunction to dissolve two nationwide sham cancer charities and ban their president...
03/30/2016
Legislation to require child-proof packaging and prohibit use on school property Legislation filed on behalf of Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin that would require child resistant packaging for e-liquid used in electronic nicotine-delivery systems such as e-cigarettes is scheduled to...
03/30/2016
Position: Customer Phone Support Field Service Job Number: 723702 Employer: Yushin America Location: Cranston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Production Technician Job Number: 723699 ...
03/29/2016
Today, the General Assembly voted, by an overwhelming majority, to approve the Online Voter Registration Bill (S.2513 and H.7024). Secretary Gorbea acknowledged lawmakers for passage of the bill. "This legislation will make it easier for citizens to register to vote and update their voter...
03/29/2016
Increases Penalties from Two Years to Five Years for the Malicious Injury to or Killing of Animals The Rhode Island State Senate unanimously passed legislation filed at the request of Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin that would increase criminal penalties for malicious injury to or...
03/29/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo applauded the White House's action today addressing the nation's spreading opioid addiction and overdose crisis. President Barack Obama announced new rules that will expand access to medication-assisted treatment and behavioral supports. Additionally,...
03/29/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Superior Court juries came back with guilty verdicts in two separate child molestation cases. Orlando Cruz (age 30), of Central Falls, was found guilty of second degree child molestation. The jury returned the guilty verdict in less than...
03/29/2016
Attorneys General From California, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, Washington State and the US Virgin Islands Agree To Coordinate Efforts Citing climate change as...
03/29/2016
Convenes Leaders to Highlight Mentorship Program PROVIDENCE, R.I. - As part of her continued efforts to make government more responsive to the people it serves, Governor Gina M. Raimondo convened business and state agency leaders today to mark the first anniversary of her initiative to foster...