08/13/2020 09:30 EDT
Proposed increases would affect over 45,000 Rhode Islanders as unemployment rates remain at near record levels PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced today that the Office of the Attorney General has filed objections with the Office of Health Insurance Commissioner (OHIC)
08/12/2020 10:00 EDT
The Attorney General and RIDEM bring enforcement action to resolve longstanding Clean Air Act violations by SMM New England Corporation - complaint and consent judgment filed in RI Superior Court PROVIDENCE, RI – Attorney General Peter F. Neronha, Rhode Island Department of Environmental...

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03/07/2019 17:30 EST
We have received reports of consumers getting unsolicited phone calls from manipulated phone numbers that identify as The Office of the Attorney General on the caller-id display. Upon answering the phone, either a recording or a person posing to be the "Attorney General of the state" will be on...
03/06/2019 17:00 EST
It's Consumer Protection Week and Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is warning Rhode Islanders to be careful of potential ticket resale scams that are becoming increasingly common. The unlawful conduct at issue is the sale of undisclosed "speculative tickets," which are offers to...
01/29/2019 15:45 EST
With the Super Bowl around the corner, Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is advising football fans to use caution when purchasing tickets to the game or booking travel. "While fans are excited and gearing up for the big game, scammers are as well," said Attorney General Neronha. "Be sure to...
01/24/2019 18:30 EST
Due to the Aquidneck Island Gas Outage incident affecting thousands of residents in Newport and Middletown, Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is reminding affected residents of their rights and advising them to be aware of possible fraud and abuse that may take place in the wake of...

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08/06/2020 16:45 EDT
An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. David Isler (age 28) (Last known address) Woonsocket, RI P1-2020-2219A On August 5, 2020, the Statewide Grand Jury returned an indictment charging David Isler...
07/22/2020 13:15 EDT
An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. Darrell Thomas (age 32) No permanent address P1-2020-1988A On July 8, 2020, the Statewide Grand Jury returned an indictment charging Darrell Thomas with one...

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08/07/2020 16:15 EDT
The Complainant alleged that CCRI violated the APRA when it withheld a report prepared by outside vendor Financial Aid Services pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws §§ 38-2-2(4)(B) and (K). CCRI maintained that its denial was proper because Financial Aid Services was a private vendor hired as a consultant...
08/07/2020 16:15 EDT
The Complainant alleged the Town Council violated the OMA when the agenda for its January 27, 2020 meeting did not fairly inform the public that the Town Council would vote to authorize the submission of a proposal to the Department of Environmental Management. Based on the totality of the evidence
08/07/2020 16:15 EDT
The Complainant alleged that Rhode Island College ("RIC") violated the APRA when it did not provide all documents responsive to his APRA request. In particular Complainant alleged that RIC had not provided a certain responsive email. The record revealed that after the Complaint was filed, RIC...
08/07/2020 16:15 EDT
The Complainant alleged that the Town Council violated the OMA during its March 12, 2020 executive session meeting by discussing a matter that pertained to the Complainant without providing prior notice to him and without listing it on the agenda. Based on our review, the totality of the evidence...

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For National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, Attorney General Kilmartin filmed a public service announcement to raise awareness of the issue.





Learn more about Attorney General Kilmartin's campaign against cyberbullying, TakeCharge!, in this public service announcement.





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Attorney General Kilmartin speaks about the importance of the First Amendment.



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