A Rhode Island Superior Court judge ruled last month that the Speech and Debate Clause under the Rhode Island Constitution, which mirrors the Massachusetts one, forbids the R.I. State Ethics Commission from prosecuting a legislative leader.
OK OK, it is another state and it is not an appeals court decision.
But it is on point and it shows that Sal’s argument has merit. And it will make its way to the R.I. Supreme Court.
David, will you be returning to Jim Braude’s show with this new, yet previoulsy available, information? You can also discuss the newly learned, yet also previoulsy available, fact that there was legislation surrounding the Cognos crap.