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Latest Patrick Lynch Stories

2008-09-03 12:00:16

The Century Council, a national not-for-profit organization funded by distillers, honored Rhode Island Attorney General Patrick Lynch for his outstanding commitment to reducing drunk driving and underage drinking on August 26th. Attorney General Lynch and The Century Council have partnered since 2004 to bring alcohol education to middle schools and high schools throughout Rhode Island to combat the dangers of drunk driving and underage drinking. Attorney General Lynch's education efforts...

2008-07-08 15:00:26

Unlike New York Atty. Gen. Andrew Cuomo, who has finally shown enough sense to abandon his predecessor's vindictive lawsuit against former New York Stock Exchange chief Dick Grasso, Rhode Island Atty. Gen. Patrick Lynch is standing by comparably misguided lead-paint litigation initiated by his predecessor -- even though the Rhode Island Supreme Court has now unanimously declared it meritless ("R.I. high court overturns lead-paint verdict," July 2). Lead-paint "products poisoned our infants...