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Rutledge: Permanent Injunction Granted in Labor’s Persuader Rule

November 16, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement following the federal district court’s issuance of a nationwide permanent injunction against the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Persuader Advice Exemption …   - Read More >


Rutledge Presented Arkansas Right to Life Award

November 16, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge was presented with the Arkansas Right To Life Mary Rose Doe Award during a reception in Little Rock Tuesday evening.

The award is given to a recipient who has gone the extra mile in …   - Read More >


Rutledge Statement on the Selection of Reince Priebus to be White House Chief of Staff

November 14, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released the following statement after the announcement that Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus would be President-elect Donald J. Trump’s Chief of Staff:

“I …   - Read More >


Rutledge Celebrates Veterans Day

November 11, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in recognition of Veterans Day.

“Today is a day to celebrate and thank the brave men and women who have put their lives on the line in the military to protect …   - Read More >


Rutledge, Adobe Reach Settlement Regarding Unauthorized Access to Servers

November 11, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has reached a multistate settlement agreement with the software company Adobe Systems Inc. to resolve an investigation and allegations into the 2013 data breach of certain Adobe servers …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces North Little Rock Woman Sentenced for Drug Fraud

November 09, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the conviction of a Pulaski County woman for drug fraud. Cheri Bates-West pleaded guilty in Pulaski County Circuit Court. Bates-West was sentenced to four years of …   - Read More >


Rutledge Presented Arkansas State Police Foundation Chairman’s Award

November 08, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge was recently presented with the Arkansas State Police Foundation Chairman’s Award during an annual appreciation dinner at the Governor’s Mansion.

The Chairman’s Award recognizes an …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Arrest of Hot Spring County Woman for Medicaid Fraud

November 07, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the arrest of a Malvern woman.

Marquita Morgan, 33, was arrested and released from the Pulaski County Detention Facility on a $2,500 bond. She is charged with one count …   - Read More >


Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Summit Held in Little Rock

November 04, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today, along with the Arkansas Office of the Drug Director, Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy and the Criminal Justice Institute, a division of the University of Arkansas System, hosted …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces North Little Rock Man Sentenced for Crimes Involving Children

November 04, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that a Pulaski County man has been sentenced to 15 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction on child exploitation charges.

Anthony Farisa, 42, of North Little …   - Read More >