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SHARP COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

April 02, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - A Sharp County man arrested in January by agents with the Attorney General's Office pleaded guilty today and was sentenced to 50 years in prison on child pornography charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Ricky …   - Read More >


SEBASTIAN COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 75 YEARS IN PRISON ON CYBER-CRIMES CHARGES

March 21, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Sebastian County man pleaded guilty to child pornography charges related to his arrest last year by agents from the Attorney General's Office.

Manuel Garza-Juarez, 44, …   - Read More >


FEBRUARY CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

March 19, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $337,054.66 to victims of crime in February. Awards were made in 155 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 66 …   - Read More >


SUNSHINE WEEK OBSERVED

March 15, 2012

LITTLE ROCK -- National Sunshine Week is celebrated in March, so it's a good time to remind Arkansans of their rights under the state's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) -- an act considered one of the strongest "sunshine" laws in the …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL DEFENDS CONSTITUTIONALITY OF ARKANSAS FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT

March 08, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced that the Arkansas Supreme Court has granted his request to file an amicus brief in support of the state's Freedom of Information Act.

McDaniel's brief contends that a …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL LAUNCHES GOT YOUR BACK

March 05, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced the launch of a new consumer education and awareness initiative, "Got Your Back, Arkansas," to equip Arkansans with the information they need to navigate the consumer …   - Read More >


JANUARY CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

February 16, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $310,112.58 to victims of crime in January. Awards were made in 141 new cases, with additional expenses paid in 37 …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES CYBER CRIMES CONVICTION

February 10, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - A Scott County man arrested last August by agents with the Attorney General's Office today pleaded guilty to multiple counts of possession of child pornography, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Richard W. King, …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL JOINS SETTLEMENT OVER MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE ABUSES

February 09, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas has joined other states and the federal government in a landmark multibillion dollar settlement with five of the nation's largest banks over allegations of fraud …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS HOT SPRING COUNTY MAN

February 08, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Agents from the Attorney General's Office today arrested a Hot Spring County man for multiple counts of possession of child pornography, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Tom Buck Steele, 59, of Malvern was …   - Read More >