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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 >


JULY 2014 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

August 28, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $232,649.89 to victims of crime in July. Awards were made in 102 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 49 …   - Read More >


AG FILES SUIT AGAINST ID CARD MAKER

August 26, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against the makers of identification cards that are advertised as being “legally issued” or “required by law” even though there is nothing official about …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS PULASKI COUNTY MAN

August 22, 2014

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

Roberto M. Almaraz, 49, of Little Rock was arrested …   - Read More >


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 >