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Rutledge Part of $41.2 Million Settlement with Hyundai and Kia

October 27, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has reached a multistate settlement with automakers Hyundai and Kia to resolve allegations that the companies misrepresented the mileage and fuel economy standards on several of their …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Mobile Office Locations for November

October 26, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced mobile office locations for November.

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


Rutledge Announces Arrest of Izard County Man for Medicaid Fraud

October 21, 2016

MELBOURNE – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the arrest of a Melbourne man.

Clifton Davis, 51, was arrested by the Izard County Sheriff’s Office and transported to the Izard County Detention Facility on one count of …   - Read More >


Wisconsin Attorney General to Keynote Arkansas Prescription Drug Abuse Summit

October 18, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the fifth annual Arkansas Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Summit will be held on Nov. 3 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock and will feature a keynote address from …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Arrest of Grant County Men for Crimes Involving Children

October 14, 2016

SHERIDAN – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the arrests of John Allen and his son David Allen, both of Redfield, on 30 counts each of distributing, possessing or viewing matter depicting sexually explicit conduct …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Arrest of Faulkner County Woman for Medicaid Fraud

October 13, 2016

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

Georgia Broady, 49, was arrested and held in the Pulaski County Detention Facility on a $2,500 bond. She is charged with one count of …   - Read More >


Rutledge Names Little Rock’s Shawn Bakr Law Enforcement Officer of the Year

October 05, 2016

NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today hosted the annual awards and recognition luncheon at the 2016 Law Enforcement Summit at Camp Robinson where she announced Little Rock Police Officer Shawn Bakr is the Law …   - Read More >


U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Arkansas’s Case Against Delaware

October 04, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today was informed that the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an original action case against the State of Delaware that she and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed in June.

The …   - Read More >


Rutledge Obtains over $650,000 in Relief for Victimized Military Members and Veterans

September 30, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has reached a settlement with retailer USA Discounters, also doing business as USA Living and Fletcher’s Jewelers, along with 49 other attorneys general to resolve claims of deceptive …   - Read More >


Rutledge Urges Washington Supreme Court to Protect Religious Conscience

September 29, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge is leading a 13-state coalition in filing an amicus brief in the Supreme Court of the State of Washington, urging the court to protect the religious conscience rights of its citizens. …   - Read More >