FILE - This July 8, 2009 file photo shows Keith Stokes, former head of the Rhode Island Economic Development Corp., in Middletown, R.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Silverstein ruled Wednesday, Aug. ... more 
FILE - This July 8, 2009 file photo shows Keith Stokes, former head of the Rhode Island Economic Development Corp., in Middletown, R.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Silverstein ruled Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, that the Economic Development Corp., can proceed with its lawsuit against Stokes, Curt Schilling and other former 38 Studios executives, and other former EDC officials. The suit alleges fraud, negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, racketeering and conspiracy. It says the board was misled into approving a $75 million loan guarantee for the gaming company in 2010. (AP Photo/Gretchen Ertl, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gretchen Ertl, File
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 4:32 PM EDT