Chief Judge William Smith of U.S. District Court in Rhode Island discusses sentencing policy with Tim White.
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U.S. District Judge William Smith argued there are “many, many horror stories” about defendants receiving sentences that were too harsh.
U.S. District Chief Judge William Smith insists the data from the sentencing commission does not indicate the state’s federal judges are len…
The former House speaker returned to Rhode Island for the first time in more than two years.
The disgraced former House speaker is expected to be transferred to a halfway house in Pawtucket as early as next week.
The first-term Democrat talks about the health of the state pension fund, the PawSox, Providence Water, his political future and more.
The former lawmaker and state Democratic Party chairman, now a top official at RIC, spoke to Target 12 about his role.
A widow and her son finally have answers as to what happened to New England mob associate accused of killing police chief.
Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea is reviewing the latest request from president’s voter commission.
The first-term Democrat discusses the integrity of the state’s voting process and President Trump’s commission.
A top State House staffer says his tuition perk was “afforded to everybody” – but he is the only member of his union who got it.
Pennsylvania authorities say their deal with Lillian Webb does not extend to federal jurisdiction.
Stefan Pryor and Scott Jensen on the recent news that the state has finally recovered the jobs it lost from the Great Recession.
Visitors to Bristol County jail in Massachusetts won’t step foot in building, they’ll be directed to trailer with videophones.
Newly released court documents show fugitive Donald Eugene Webb hid in secret room for 17 years, then died of a stroke.
Attorney General Peter Kilmartin will now decide if charges are warranted over the State House staffer who got free tuition.
The probe centers on how one of Speaker Mattiello’s top aides obtained $50,000 in free tuition after going to work at the State House.
FBI says the remains removed from behind a North Dartmouth home belong to Donald Eugene Webb.
Creators Marc Smerling and Zac Stuart-Pontier discuss their popular podcast and Providence.
Authorities executed a search warrant at the Maplecrest Drive home as part of the investigation into the 1980 murder a Pennsylvania police c…
Raymond Gallison, the disgraced former lawmaker from Bristol, arrived at a federal prison in Massachusetts Monday to begin his sentence.
The head of the Senate Finance Committee said he wants to hold hearings on the PawSox bill in different communities throughout the state thi…
The latest on the PawSox proposal with Senate Finance Chairman William Conley and Pawtucket Mayor Don Grebien.
Aaraon Hernandez’s legal teams dominated the list, followed by his fiancée and family.
The future of T.F. Green; plus, a look at the Frank Montanaro controversy and the new state budget.