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R.I. same-sex marriage faces final battle in Senate

Metro

R.I. same-sex marriage faces final battle in Senate

April 18, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Legislating Same-Sex Marriage

Chafee ’75 P’14 has promised to approve the same-sex marriage bill if it makes it to his desk.

Metro

Bipartisan conference encourages student political involvement

April 15, 2013 1 comment

Gov. Lincoln Chafee ’75 P’14 and Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. spoke on legislative careers in their keynote addresses.

The final panel in the Janus Forum “Guns in America” miniseries focused on mental health and what role — if any — mental illness plays in gun violence.

University News

Panel refutes link between mental illness and gun violence

April 10, 2013 2 comments

In the third ‘Guns In America’ event, experts said mental illness is not a major cause of violence.

Los Andes brings Bolivian bites to Providence

Arts & Culture

Los Andes brings Bolivian bites to Providence

April 10, 2013 1 comment
This article is part of the series Restaurant Week

With most meals under $20, patrons can get a taste of South America on Federal Hill.

(Text by Adam Toobin / Herald)

Metro

Same-sex marriage ruling could affect R.I.

April 2, 2013 7 comments

The Supreme Court could overturn R.I.’s civil unions and determine if states can legalize marriage.

Metro

Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 21, 2013

March 21, 2013 0 comments

Legislation introduced Wednesday would make permanent a policy allowing undocumented immigrants who live in R.I. to pay in-state tuition at state colleges.

Metro

Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 14, 2013

March 14, 2013 0 comments

The Senate passed legislation Wednesday that prohibits landlords and superintendents from requiring tenants to have their pets declawed or ‘devocalized.’

Paxson has announced her support for a petition that advocates marriage equality in Rhode Island. Herald file photo.

Metro

Paxson endorses same-sex marriage in R.I.

March 13, 2013 7 comments

Paxson’s support is as a ‘local business owner’ and is separate from any University advocacy.

Metro

Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 7, 2013

March 7, 2013 0 comments

A state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would ban individuals under the age of 21 from attending clubs that serve alcohol.

Metro

Spotlight on the Statehouse: Feb. 28, 2013

February 28, 2013 0 comments

State legislators have introduced several bills intended to aid Rhode Island’s veterans as they return home from overseas deployments.

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