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CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS GARLAND COUNTY MAN

September 25, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agents from his office have arrested a Garland County man for possession of child pornography.

Zachary Thomas Nehus, 42, of Hot Springs was arrested this afternoon on 30 …   - Read More >


AUGUST CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

September 25, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $228,801.13 in reparations in August, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today. Awards were made in 126 new cases, with additional expenses paid in 49 previously …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH SHIRE PHARMACEUTICALS

September 25, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement with Shire Pharmaceuticals LLC to settle allegations that the drug manufacturer illegally marketed …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE YIELDS ARGUMENT TIME IN VOTER ID HEARING

September 24, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has agreed to yield to the Secretary of State’s Office the State's argument time during the Oct. 2 Arkansas Supreme Court hearing on voter ID.

The state’s high court will …   - Read More >


OPINION ISSUED TO DHS

September 23, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – The Attorney General's office is required to provide opinions, when properly requested, related to the release of certain employment records under the Freedom of Information Act. Last week, the Department of Human Services …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL, OTHERS ASK FCC TO CONSIDER CALL-BLOCKING TECHNOLOGIES

September 09, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and 38 other attorneys general today urged the Federal Communications Commission to review whether phone companies may legally use call-blocking technologies that would enable consumers to block …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS MILLER COUNTY MAN

September 04, 2014


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agents from the Attorney General’s Office have arrested a Miller County man for possession of child pornography.

Ronald Anthony Antoniello, 71, of Fouke was arrested …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL SUES FORMER BOARD DIRECTOR

September 04, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a lawsuit today against the former executive director of the Arkansas Fire Protection Licensing Board, alleging that she improperly used a state charge card to make unauthorized purchases …   - Read More >


FORMER LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR REIMBURSES STATE

September 04, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Attorney General’s Office has received payment from former Lt. Gov. Mark Darr for $10,973, the amount identified by the Division of Legislative Audit for collection by …   - Read More >


PUBLIC EVENT TO KICK OFF PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE SUMMIT

September 04, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Members of the general public will have the opportunity to hear from experts in the field of prescription drug abuse prevention and treatment Tuesday as part of the third annual Arkansas Prescription Drug Abuse Summit, Attorney …   - Read More >