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WASHINGTON COUNTY MAN CONVICTED OF SEXUAL ABUSE

March 18, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Washington County man sentenced to prison last month on child pornography charges has been convicted of first-degree sexual abuse, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Johnny Carte, 61, of Evansville, pleaded …   - Read More >


CRAIGHEAD COUNTY WOMAN GUILTY OF MEDICAID FRAUD

March 06, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Craighead County woman arrested as part of an investigation by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has been convicted of felony Medicaid Fraud, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Amanda Fielder, …   - Read More >


WASHINGTON COUNTY MAN, GREENE COUNTY MAN ENTER GUILTY PLEAS

February 26, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that two men arrested by agents with the Attorney General’s Office have been convicted of felony child pornography charges.

Johnny Carte, 61, of Evansville was sentenced to 80 …   - Read More >


SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

February 25, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement with Endo Pharmaceuticals to resolve allegations that the drug manufacturer engaged in unlawful …   - Read More >


JANUARY 2014 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

February 25, 2014


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $260,238.42 to victims of crime in January. Awards were made in 117 cases, with additional expenses paid in 36 …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL CALLS FOR FEDERAL PATENT REFORM LEGISLATION

February 24, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he and 41 attorneys general from across the country have called on Congress to enact bipartisan patent reform legislation to protect small businesses and consumers from …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL SUES ONLINE ADVERTISER

February 20, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a lawsuit today against a New Jersey-based online advertiser for attempting to coerce Arkansas businesses into paying for services the businesses did not authorize.

Electronic Media …   - Read More >


BAXTER COUNTY WOMAN CONVICTED IN PILL THEFT

February 18, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Baxter County woman has been convicted of stealing pain medication that had been prescribed to residents of the long-term care facility where she worked.

Courtney Lynn …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS SALINE COUNTY MAN

February 13, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Saline County man has been arrested for possession of child pornography by agents from the Attorney General’s Office, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Agents arrested Don Michael Cox, 31, of Bauxite on …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS GRANT COUNTY MAN

February 06, 2014

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

Bryan Mitchell Baker, 27, of Sheridan was arrested today on …   - Read More >