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State lawmakers in Providence passed legislation last week to increase the reporting in Rhode Island of individuals who are already prohibited from owning a firearm. The Ocean State is one of a few states that do not report any mental health records to NICS. The House unanimously approved House Bill 7939 early last week. The Senate Judiciar…
Can we blame global warming for these beautiful photos of iceberg which have split from the herd and ended up floating aimlessly in the ocean? …
More than a dozen gun control bills were scheduled for a hearing this week in the Senate Judiciary Committee and the House Environment and Natural Resources Committee. The good news is that those anti-gun bills which were scheduled to be heard, as previously reported, were held for further study in both committees…
Anti-gun state lawmakers continue their assault on the constitutional rights of Rhode Island gun owners this week in Providence. Tomorrow, April 15, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear a full slate of anti-gun bills starting at 6:00 p.m. in room 313 of the State House. The anti-gun bills scheduled to be considered tomorrow only …
On Tuesday, April 8, the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on House Bill 7587, sponsored by state Representatives Linda Finn (D-72), Christopher Blazejewski (D-2), Joseph Almeida (D-12), Arthur Handy (D-18) and Edith Ajello (D-1). …
Rhode Island: Ocean State Assault on the Second Amendment Lawmakers in Providence Unleash Long List of Anti-Gun Bills
This week, law-abiding gun owners were in the crosshairs of anti-gun lawmakers in Providence. Several pieces of legislation were introduced that would turn law-abiding gun owners into criminals. This assault on your Second Amendment rights is a continuation of last year’s anti-gun agenda, with even more outrageous bills introduced. Of the s…
On July 2, in a rare show of unity, Rhode Island legislators found common ground and approved the issuance of a pro-adoption Rhode Island Choose Life License Plate. The preliminary vote on Monday was 40 to 26 in the House and 23 to 13 in the Senate, with the final vote taken in the House on Tuesday.
WESTERLY, R.I. (TheBlaze/AP) — A 28-foot-long dead basking shark has washed ashore on a Rhode Island beach.
The Day of New London (Conn.) reports that a homeowner in the Misquamicut beach area of Westerly reported the shark to police on Sunday morning.
“Police then contacted the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management which then asked Mystic Aquarium to investigate,” The Day writes.
Chris Luckhardt is a Canadian photographer, currently calling Toronto home. He is best known for his urban exploration photography from abandoned locations across Canada, United States and, most recently, Japan. Chris covertly explored Japan’s [...]