Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed the bill into law on the Statehouse steps Thursday evening following a final 56-15 vote in the House. The first weddings will take place Aug. 1, when the law takes effect.
A small group of state lawmakers suggested Tuesday that Rhode Island should default on the money it owes for its failed investment in former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s bankrupt video game company.
Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee and House Speaker Gordon Fox are looking into whether the state can seize the site of a 2003 nightclub fire where 100 people were killed.
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has called Rhode Island’s governor a “dunce of epic proportions” in the wake of his video gaming company’s collapse.
Curt Schilling said Friday his video gaming company “didn’t stonewall anyone” in its interactions with the state of Rhode Island
The state of Rhode Island has hired Wistow and Barylick to see if they can recover any of the millions the state spent on 38 Studios.
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s troubled video gaming company has filed for bankruptcy.
The video game company was lured to Rhode Island from Massachusetts in 2010 with a $75 million loan guarantee from the state. The firm laid off its staff last week.
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling blames broken promises by Rhode Island and Gov. Lincoln Chafee for the financial trouble his video game company is in.
38 Studios, Curt Schilling’s video gaming company laid off its entire staff on Thursday.