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Kilmartin joins efforts to protect military members from predatory lenders

PROVIDENCE – R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has joined a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general calling for the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau...
R.I. ATTORNEY GENERAL Peter F. Kilmartin's office announced the recipients of the 2018 Justice Awards. The honorees will be recognized at an event at the new Attorney General customer service center in Cranston Wednesday evening. / PBN FILE PHOTO/ MICHAEL SALERNO

2018 Justice Awards recipients announced

PROVIDENCE – The recipients of the 14th annual Justice Awards were announced Wednesday by the R.I. Office of the Attorney General.The awards, which recognize...

New law holds further ID theft protection for elders

PROVIDENCE – R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has announced a new layer of protection aimed at reducing the numbers of elder identity theft...

Jackson pleads nolo contendere to embezzlement, campaign finance charges

PROVIDENCE – Former City Councilman Kevin Jackson pleaded no contest to charges related to the unlawful appropriation and embezzlement of funds from the Providence...
ATTORNEY GENERAL Peter F. Kilmartin joined an amicus brief supporting plaintiffs' efforts to seek a preliminary injunction to block a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security rule revoking temporary protected status for hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. / PBN FILE PHOTO/ MICHAEL SALERNO

Kilmartin joins amicus brief backing temporary protected status holders

PROVIDENCE – Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin joined a multistate coalition in filing an amicus brief in the case Ramos v. Nielsen, supporting the...

Kilmartin joins lawsuit to block release of 3-D-printed firearm designs

PROVIDENCE – Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has joined a multistate lawsuit to block the Trump administration action to allow the distribution of firearm...

Providence and Central Falls file lawsuit against U.S. Department of Justice

PROVIDENCE – The cities of Providence and Central Falls have filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice, similar to the lawsuit Attorney General...
R.I. ATTORNEY GENERAL Peter F. Kilmartin has announced that former state Rep. John Carnevale has pleaded guilty to one count of perjury. Carnevale had been running for state representative in District 13, but has been removed from the ballot. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Former Rep. Carnevale pleads guilty to perjury; gets removed from ballot

PROVIDENCE – Former state Rep. John Carnevale pleaded no contest to one count of perjury before R.I. Superior Court Justice Bennett Gallo to charges...
3-D PRINTERS SUCH AS this one making a watch component could potentially be used to make firearms. A number of state attorneys general have filed suit to keep a Texas nonprofit from releasing plans for making guns with a 3-D printer. / BLOOMBERGER NEWS PHOTO/MICHELE LIMINA

States sue Trump administration over 3-D printed gun accord; R.I. studying...

NEW YORK – A group of states sued the Trump administration to block its legal settlement allowing a small Texas nonprofit to publish instructions...
RESILIENT RHODY is the state's first climate resilience action strategy. It identifies 61 steps the state can take to better prepare for the effects of climate change. / COURTESY OFFICE OF GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDO

Raimondo unveils climate resilience strategy

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo released a climate resilience action strategy called Resilient Rhody on Monday.The 44-page climate preparedness strategy was a collaboration...
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