- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 2, 2016

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Open government groups are calling on Rhode Island officials to release all the information they have about the state’s failed $75 million deal with 38 Studios, the video game company started by former Red Sox player Curt Schilling.

The Providence Journal reports (https://bit.ly/2aqyEy6) the American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island, the New England First Amendment Coalition and other groups on Tuesday sent a letter to Attorney General Peter Kilmartin and Rhode Island State Police Col. Steven O’Donnell, urging them to disclose the documents.

Kilmartin and O’Donnell announced on Friday that there would be no criminal charges following a yearslong investigation. They provided a summary report but gave no new information.

Democratic House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello on Monday released a statement urging officials to release the documents.

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