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HUMAN TRAFFICKING TASK FORCE REPORT PRESENTED TO LEGISLATURE

August 13, 2014

LITTLE ROCK -- The final report of the Attorney General’s State Task Force for the Prevention of Human Trafficking was presented today to members of the General Assembly, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

The Task Force’s report …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OPENING REMARKS AT U.N. HEARING

August 13, 2014

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel's opening remarks to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), as prepared for delivery, today in Geneva:

Thank you, Mr. Chairperson and distinguished members of the …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL TO PARTICIPATE IN U.N. HEARING

August 12, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel will take part in a United Nations hearing in Geneva this week to review the United States’ efforts to implement an international treaty to eliminate racial discrimination.

McDaniel will join a …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL MEETS WITH TOP EPA LAWYER ON CARBON EMISSIONS PROPOSAL

August 04, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel met this morning with Avi Garbow, General Counsel of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, to discuss the possible ramifications of a proposed Clean Air Act rule related to carbon …   - Read More >


JUNE 2014 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

July 24, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $419,018.96 to victims of crime in June. Awards were made in 312 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 44 …   - Read More >


GOTYOURBACKARKANSAS.ORG GAINS NATIONAL RECOGNITION

July 23, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel’s Consumer Protection website, GotYourBackArkansas.org, has been recognized by a national organization of attorneys general as the best in the nation for consumer outreach.

The Conference of …   - Read More >


LONOKE COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

July 22, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Lonoke County man arrested last year by agents with the Attorney General’s Cyber Crimes Unit has been sentenced to 60 years in prison, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Ryan David Oyen, 30, of Cabot pleaded …   - Read More >


CONSUMER PROTECTION CONFERENCE TO BE HELD IN LITTLE ROCK

July 17, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel will host the 37th annual training and business conference of the North American Consumer Protection Investigators’ association next week in Little Rock.

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MCDANIEL REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH NATIONAL POLICE DEFENSE FOUNDATION

July 15, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has reached a settlement with New Jersey-based National Police Defense Foundation to resolve allegations that the organization misled Arkansas donors into believing their …   - Read More >


MARION COUNTY WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY TO MEDICAID FRAUD

July 10, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Marion County woman pleaded guilty today to felony Medicaid fraud for billing the state’s Medicaid program for services she did not provide, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Amanda Coker, 36, of Yellville was …   - Read More >