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      Secretary of NEARI resigns after simple assault charge

      The secretary of Rhode Island's largest teachers union resigned Tuesday following an assault charge.

      Louis Rainone, 58, was arrested and charged Friday after allegedly assaulting a man at the Harborside restaurant in East Greenwich.

      Rainone had been the secretary for the National Education Association Rhode Island.

      He's scheduled to be back in court on June 21.

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