High court rules for towns in land use dispute with state

PROVIDENCE (AP) – The R.I. Supreme Court has overturned a lower court decision and ruled that the state is required to follow the same rules as private developers and get the same local planning permits for building projects. The decision issued Wednesday stemmed from local opposition to a plan by the state Department of Environmental…

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