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THE FORMER SHOWCASE CINEMAS in Seekonk could be redeveloped and split into two parcels, with the undeveloped back portion proposed for condominiums, according to a plan filed with the town, and the original building and a portion of the parking lot converted to a marijuana processing facility. / COURTESY TOWN OF SEEKONK

Former theater site could become multifamily housing, marijuana facility

SEEKONK – The former Showcase Cinemas in Seekonk could be redeveloped after years of vacancy. The 22-acre site, now owned by Providence developer H....
GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDO released a fiscal 2020 budget proposal Thursday. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Raimondo proposes $9.9B budget, to include legalized marijuana sales, new fees

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo unveiled a fiscal 2020 budget proposal Thursday that would increase state expenditures for education, workforce training and business...
COMPETING EFFECTIVELY: DarrowEverett Chairman Zachary Darrow, left, meets with Managing Partner Joshua Berlinsky at the legal-services company’s Providence office.
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Law firm shows strength in private equity

DarrowEverett LLP launched a legal-services company in Providence in 2007 that initially may have been best known for its work in land use and...

When pot smoke clears, who profits?

Investors may be betting on marijuana in all the wrong places.Enthusiasm for pot stocks reached a fever pitch recently when investors piled into British...

Swansea voters oppose residential rezoning for pot growing

SWANSEA – A proposed rezoning to allow recreational marijuana cultivation in rural residential zones was denied by voters at a special town meeting on...

Report: 5K marijuana citations issued in R.I. since decriminalization

PROVIDENCE – Although possession of small amounts of marijuana was decriminalized in Rhode Island in 2013, police officers throughout the state continue to issue...

BHO lab operators sentenced for role in Providence warehouse fire

PROVIDENCE – Two Rhode Island businessmen were sentenced Jan. 26 in U.S. District Court for their role in a fire that destroyed a Providence...

Feds toughen marijuana stance

When Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently signaled that federal prosecutors may once again enforce U.S. law in prosecuting people involved in the cultivation, distribution...

Pot use now a gamble

Prohibition-lite: That’s President Donald Trump’s marijuana policy set out in Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ guidance to U.S. attorneys, encouraging them to enforce federal pot...

Marijuana and the workplace

Millions of American workers have a right that they did not have until recently; the right to lawfully cultivate, use and possess marijuana. All...
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