- Lawyer gets 6 years in $46M RI scam against dying Updated: Dec-16-13 2:55 pm
- Top RI pols boycott radio station over vulgarity Updated: Dec-13-13 8:52 pm
- Supporters seek leniency for RI lawyer in fraud Updated: Dec-10-13 5:05 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A federal judge sentenced a Rhode Island lawyer to six years in prison Monday for his role in a $46 million investment fraud that preyed on terminally ill people, calling him the architect of the scheme and saying he didn't seem to recognize the harm he had caused.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A number of top Rhode Island politicians are boycotting a popular talk radio station because one of its hosts used a vulgarity to describe protesters in September.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A Roman Catholic bishop, a onetime U.S. ambassador and others have written letters to a judge in Rhode Island to support a lawyer convicted in a $46 million investment fraud that preyed on terminally ill people.