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MCDANIEL SEEKS TO INTERVENE IN ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS’ LAWSUIT AGAINST EPA

July 16, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has filed a motion to intervene in a federal lawsuit in which several environmental advocacy groups seek unnecessary and unreasonable federal regulation of nutrient pollution in the Mississippi …   - Read More >


ADDITIONAL SETTLEMENTS REACHED IN LCD PRICE-FIXING LITIGATION

July 12, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agreements have been reached with three manufacturers of flat-panel liquid crystal display screens to settle allegations that the companies' executives conspired to fix the …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES TRAVEL AGENT THAT FAILED TO DELIVER ON PROMISED ‘TRIP OF A LIFETIME’

July 08, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed a consumer-protection lawsuit against a travel agent who collected almost $400,000 from Arkansas marching bands, but failed to deliver on promises of once-in-a-lifetime summer …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

July 02, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement in principle with pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline to resolve allegations that the company …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS GREENE COUNTY MAN

June 28, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Greene County man has been arrested for possession of child pornography.

Jeffery W. Webb, 37, of Paragould, was arrested by agents from the Attorney General's Office at …   - Read More >


FRANKLIN COUNTY MAN FACES ADDITIONAL CHARGES

June 27, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - A Franklin County man arrested last week by agents from the Attorney General's Office now faces charges of rape and sexual assault in Crawford County, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Kenneth Gene …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS FRANKLIN COUNTY MAN

June 21, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Franklin County man has been arrested by agents with the Attorney General's Office for possession of child pornography.

Kenneth Gene Mendenhall, 38, of Altus, was …   - Read More >


MAY CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

June 19, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $352,923.85 to victims of crime in May. Awards were made in 177 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 30 …   - Read More >


FEDERAL COURT SHUTS DOWN CREDIT-REPAIR OPERATION

June 07, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a federal judge has shut down a Florida-based operation that offered bogus credit-repair services nationwide after the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS BOONE COUNTY MAN

June 01, 2012

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

David Allen Watson, 43, of Harrison was arrested Thursday by agents with the …   - Read More >