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Charlestown Town Clerk Records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-35
Overview The Charlestown Town Clerk Records contain materials from the town of Charleston, Rhode Island in the 1700s-1800s. The records are believed to have been collected by a town clerk of Charlestown and contain governmental records from that time.
Dates: Majority of material found within July 18, 1744 – July 8, 1936

Department of Environmental Management Legal Division landmark legal case files

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2012-32-2014-34-2014-31
Overview The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Legal Division landmark legal case files (GRS 2.1b) includes the records of four landmark legal cases.
Dates: 1974-2006

Factory Inspectors court cases

 Item — Folder: 6 Factory Inspector Court Cases 1919-1935
Identifier: 1636-1489
Overview This record is a log of district court cases relative to employment of children without certificates.
Dates: 1919-1935

General Treasurer leases

 Series — Box: General Treasurer leases 1749-1779 #1-15; 1781 #25-26; C#01255
Identifier: C#01255
Overview Indentures(legal agreement, contract,) of leases made by and to the General Treasurer.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1749-1781

Judicial court orders

 Series — Box 2 boxes
Identifier: 2010-36
Overview True copies of orders of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court made pursuant to RIGL 8-6-3.
Dates: 1940-2008

Newport Probate File Papers

 Series — Box Box 1-49
Identifier: 1636-1575
Overview File papers of cases administered by the court of Newport probate
Dates: 1741-1961; Majority of material found within 1850-1905

Office of the Attorney General Advisory Opinions and Findings

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00888
Scope and Contents This series contains the Attorney General's advisory opinions and findings on legal issues raised primarily by various state officials. Includes the opinion of Hon. Charles F. Stearns as to the proper method of punishment for murder, with statistics prepared by Honorable Andrew J. Wilcox (Warden of the R.I. State Prison). Also includes the opinion of Johnathan K. Farnum, et al. v., 1982 and the Attorney General's Open Meetings Public Records Findings, 1996. This series also contains...
Dates: 1787-2013

Rhode Island Depositors' Economic Protection Corporation (DEPCO) Legal Case Records

 Series — Box Box 1-7
Identifier: 1636-1737
Overview This series includes, but may not be limited to, records related to legal cases brought by or against DEPCO in the mid-1990s. The records include case exhibits, depositions as well as videotapes of depositions,receivership financials and balance sheets; receivership interim operating procedures, and first interim reports, court appointment of receivers, as well as documentation of public hearings.
Dates: 1991-1998

Rhode Island law cases (file papers)

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00366
Overview Groups of documents related to individual cases heard before various colonial courts. Documents include: copies of the case, plea and answer of defendant, depositions, verdicts, warrants, powers of a Attorney, deeds and other documents necessary for the adjudication of the case. Cases are arranged chronologically by session of the court.
Dates: 1725-1741