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Justice
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Rhode Island and 30 other states reached a settlement with three national credit reporting agencies who have agreed to pay $6 million, of which the Ocean State would receive about $90,000. more
Lawyers for JPMorgan Chase & Co., Barclays PLC, and units of Citigroup Inc. and Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC filed into a courtroom some 60 miles northeast of Manhattan to admit to a global conspiracy to manipulate currency markets. more
(Updated 2:27 p.m.) Retired Supreme Court Chief Justice Frank J. Williams has been appointed mediator in the 38 Studios litigation. more
A federal lawsuit has been filed against four phony cancer charities and their operators who allegedly scammed more than $187 million from consumers around the country, according to Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin. more
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death for helping detonate two bombs near the Boston Marathon finish line, in an attack that killed three, wounded hundreds and laid bare the threat of homegrown terrorism in post 9-11 America. more
A $25.6 million verdict has been delivered against Rhode Island Hospital, the largest negligence verdict in state history, the Associated Press reported. more
Settlements have been reached with Sprint Corp. and Cellco Partnership, doing business as Verizon Wireless, regarding charges for third-party services placed on consumers’ mobile telephone bills that were not authorized by consumers, a practice known as “mobile cramming.” more
The federal government has awarded Rhode Island more than $1 million to help fund family violence prevention providers. more
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will implement safety enhancements in aerial acts to protect employees against injuries like those its aerialists suffered during a a “hair hang” act last year at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. more
Princeton University must face a lawsuit challenging its New Jersey property-tax exemption, a state appeals court ruled in clearing the way for a trial that could affect the tax status of all nonprofit colleges. more
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