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Archambault Calls on Kilmartin to Release 38 Studio Investigation Documents

State Senator Steve Archambault (D-22) today called on Attorney General Peter Kilmartin to seek Court Permission to release the documents stemming from the 38 Studios Investigation. Archambault said, “In order to make sure a debacle like 38 Studios never happens again, we need all the information about how it occurred. Rhode Islanders deserve to know […]

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Bill mandating mental health and substance abuse training for police signed into law

STATE HOUSE – Legislation (2016-H 7259 / 2016-S 2401) sponsored by Rep. K. Joseph Shekarchi and Sen. Stephen R. Archambault that requires training for law enforcement officers on mental health and substance abuse emergencies was signed into law today by Governor Raimondo at a ceremonial bill signing at the State House. “There have been too […]

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Archambault bill would add post traumatic stress disorder to conditions treatable with medical marijuana

STATE HOUSE — The Senate Health and Human Services Committee is considering legislation introduced by Sen. Stephen R. Archambault (D-Dist. 22, Smithfield, North Providence, Johnston) that would add post traumatic stress disorder to the list of conditions that may be treated with medical marijuana. The bill (2016-S 2115) would add post-traumatic stress disorder to the […]