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CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS LONOKE COUNTY MAN

September 14, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Agents from the Attorney General's Office today arrested a Lonoke County man on child pornography charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Agents with the Attorney General's Cyber Crimes Unit arrested David James …   - Read More >


CRAWFORD COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

September 10, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Crawford County man arrested late last year by agents from the Attorney General's Office has pleaded guilty to multiple felony child pornography charges.

Bryan A. …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS CONSUMERS TO RECEIVE RESTITUTION IN SETTLEMENT WITH E-BOOK PUBLISHERS

August 29, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas consumers will share in a national settlement of nearly $70 million to resolve claims that three of the nation's largest book publishers conspired to fix the …   - Read More >


COURT ORDER RESTRICTS ONLINE PAYDAY LENDER

August 21, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that his office has obtained a court order prohibiting the operator of multiple payday lending websites from offering illegal loans to Arkansas consumers.

McDaniel earlier …   - Read More >


JULY 2012 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

August 17, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $335,747.87 in reparations to victims of crime in July. Awards were made in 192 new cases. Additional expenses were …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES FIVE TELEMARKETING COMPANIES

August 09, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed lawsuits against five Florida-based companies accused of engaging in telemarketing tactics that violated multiple federal and state laws.

The five lawsuits, filed in U.S. District …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE TO HOST MISSING PERSONS EVENT

August 07, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and several state and federal law enforcement agencies will host an event Saturday in Little Rock to assist Arkansas families in their efforts to locate missing adult family members and loved …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS FAULKNER COUNTY MAN

August 02, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced that agents from his office have arrested a Faulkner County man for possession of child pornography.

Raymond Intervallo, 51, was arrested this afternoon at his Conway …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS, OTHER STATES REACH SETTLEMENT WITH DRUG WHOLESALER TO BENEFIT MEDICAID PROGRAM

July 27, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas and other states have reached an agreement with the McKesson Corporation to settle allegations that McKesson reported inflated pricing data for prescription drugs …   - Read More >


STATES SECURE RESTITUTION FOR CONSUMERS IN U.S. FIDELIS CASE

July 19, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that restitution will be available to customers of a now-defunct company that used illegal marketing tactics to sell vehicle service contracts.

McDaniel and 11 other attorneys …   - Read More >