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Rutledge Announces Mobile Office Locations for Early July

June 30, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced mobile office locations for the first half of July.

Attorney General Rutledge created the mobile office initiative to make the office accessible to everyone, …   - Read More >


Rutledge: Supreme Court Says the EPA Cannot Ignore Costs

June 29, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Michigan v. EPA, a case in which Arkansas was a party. The Supreme Court ruled that the U.S. Environmental …   - Read More >


Rutledge Comments on U.S. Supreme Court Glossip v. Gross Decision

June 29, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Glossip v. Gross. The Supreme Court upheld a procedure used by some States to carry out executions by …   - Read More >


Rutledge Joins Lawsuit Challenging the EPA’s WOTUS Rule

June 29, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today joined with 12 other States in filing a complaint against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) challenging a new rule …   - Read More >


Rutledge Issues Guidance Following the Supreme Court’s Decision in Obergefell v. Hodges

June 26, 2015

LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released the following memo to State and local officials to offer guidance in regards to the same-sex marriage ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court.

 

MEMORANDUM

 

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Rutledge Comments on U.S. Supreme Court Obergefell v. Hodges Decision

June 26, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. The Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples have a right to marry in all 50 states. …   - Read More >


Rutledge Comments on U.S. Supreme Court King v. Burwell Decision

June 25, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in King v. Burwell. The Supreme Court upheld a provision of the Affordable Care Act, affirming that 6.4 …   - Read More >


Attorneys General Rutledge and Miller to Co-Chair Newly Formed NAAG Agriculture Committee

June 24, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge and Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller today announced that they will co-chair the newly formed National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Agriculture Committee. Following last …   - Read More >


Rutledge Receives Patriot Award from Arkansas Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

June 23, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today was presented with the Patriot Award by the Arkansas Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a U.S. Department of Defense agency. The award is given in recognition of …   - Read More >


Rutledge Adds Certified Officers to Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

June 19, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced that she has added sworn law enforcement officers to the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, a first for the Arkansas Attorney General’s Office.

Rutledge also announced that …   - Read More >