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OCTOBER CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

November 15, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $392,434.63 to victims of crime in October. Awards were made in 189 new cases, with additional expenses paid in 21 …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ENCOURAGES ARKANSANS TO PARTICIPATE IN THIRD NATIONAL DRUG TAKE-BACK DAY

October 27, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today urged Arkansas residents to safely and securely dispose of unwanted prescription drugs Saturday during the third National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The free service will be offered …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL LEADS 26-STATE COALITION ASKING SUPREME COURT TO REVIEW LOWER COURT’S DECISION ON FOREST ROAD POLLUTION

October 17, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today led a bipartisan group of attorneys general from 26 states in filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court, asking justices to review a lower court's decision that would impose …   - Read More >


SEPTEMBER CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

October 14, 2011

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $270,202.11 in reparations to crime victims during September. Awards were made in 161 new cases, with additional …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SEEKS TO INTERVENE, APPEAL JUDGE’S DECISION IN FOIA LAWSUIT

October 10, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has moved to intervene in order to appeal a Sebastian County circuit judge's decision that said a portion of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act was …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS BENTON COUNTY MAN

October 06, 2011

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

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


AUGUST CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

September 15, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $273,936.76 in reparations to crime victims during August. Awards were made in 139 cases, with additional expenses paid …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL FILES SUIT AGAINST ONLINE PAYDAY LENDER

September 14, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed a consumer-protection lawsuit against a Delaware-based online payday lending company, alleging the lender charged Arkansans exorbitant interest and fees in violation of state law.

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FOIA WORKSHOP SCHEDULED FOR SEPT. 20 IN FAYETTEVILLE

September 13, 2011

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and the Arkansas Press Association will host a free informational workshop on the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act on Tuesday, Sept. 20, in Fayetteville.

The FOIA Road Show will run from …   - Read More >


STATEMENT FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

August 19, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued this statement following today's hearing in Craighead County Circuit Court:

"Since the day of their original convictions, the Attorney General's Office has been committed to defending …   - Read More >