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Rutledge Comments on Judge Griffen’s Ruling to Recognize the Marriages of Same-Sex Couples

June 09, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in response to the ruling from Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen that the State must recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in …   - Read More >


Rutledge Welcomes Summer Session I Law Clerks to the Attorney General’s Office

June 08, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has welcomed a new class of law clerks to the Attorney General’s Office. These law students will assist various departments with legal research and draft memos and legal documents.

“We …   - Read More >


Saline County Man Arrested for Child Pornography

June 05, 2015

BENTON – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that a Benton man has been arrested for distributing, viewing and possessing sexually explicit conduct involving a child, a Class C felony, after an investigation by the …   - Read More >


Hot Springs Man Arrested for Child Pornography

June 02, 2015

HOT SPRINGS – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that a Hot Springs man has been arrested for distributing, viewing and possessing sexually explicit conduct involving a child, a Class C felony. As part of the …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Mobile Office Locations for Early June

May 28, 2015

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

Attorney General Mobile Offices assist constituents who are having consumer issues and help them file consumer …   - Read More >


Rutledge Disappointed EPA Moves Forward with WOTUS Rule

May 27, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released a statement following the decision by the Obama administration to move forward with the “Waters of the United States (WOTUS)” rule.

“I am disappointed in the administration’s …   - Read More >


Fifth Circuit Denies Federal Government’s Request to Implement President’s Executive Action on Immigration

May 26, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement following the decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to deny the Obama Administration’s request to begin implementing the President’s …   - Read More >


Rutledge Celebrates Memorial Day by Remembering and Honoring the Fallen

May 25, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today released a statement in recognition of Memorial Day.
 
“Today is Memorial Day, a day when we pause to reflect on the bravery and heroism of the men and women who have paid the …   - Read More >


Rutledge Makes First Visit to Morgan Nick Foundation

May 21, 2015

ALMA – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today made her first visit to the Morgan Nick Foundation headquarters in Alma. During her stop, Rutledge toured the facility and met with Colleen Nick, Morgan’s mother, founder of the …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces $6 Million Multi-State Settlement with Credit Reporting Agencies

May 21, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge, with 30 other state attorneys general, have announced a major settlement with three national credit reporting agencies – Equifax Information Systems LLC, Experian Information Solutions …   - Read More >