WARWICK â Patrick Timothy McDonald was released on $20,000 personal recognizance Tuesday and sentenced to home confinement, pending a March 12 sentencing date.
Kent County Superior Court Justice Brian P. Stern also had the former state senator and Narragansett town councilor sign a waiver of extradition.
Amy Kempe, public information officer for the Rhode Island Attorney Generalâs Office, said that a motion for a new trial is also on the calendar for Feb. 10.
Counsel for McDonald filed that motion Jan. 23.
Kempe said a motion for a new trial is typically filed in such cases.
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