Rhode Island Sues Schilling
Gov. Lincoln Chafee calls deal a "grave injustice"
By Kevin Spak, Newser User
Posted Nov 1, 2012 12:56 PM CDT
Curt Schilling leaves the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation headquarters in Providence, after a meeting to discuss 38 Studios' troubled finances, in this May 21, 2012 file photo.   (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)

(Newser) – Rhode Island wants its money back. The state filed a lawsuit today against retired Red Sox great Curt Schilling and his business partners, seeking to win back money lost in its $75 million loan guarantee to his failed video game company 38 Studios, the Providence Journal reports. Gov. Lincoln Chafee released a video alongside the lawsuit, vowing to "to rectify a grave injustice that was put upon the people of Rhode Island."

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Nov 2, 2012 9:47 AM CDT
Schilling is a severly CONservaSHAM (R)USHubliCON Bush supporter who is just following in MittBAIN the weathervane's business model footsteps-----------------ANYTHING FOR A BUCK!
Nov 1, 2012 6:45 PM CDT
Nov 1, 2012 4:14 PM CDT
I wonder where the money is. I don't think he has it -- I'm pretty sure he went broke hiring developers but not a good manager.