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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 >


JUNE 2012 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

July 19, 2012 LITTLE ROCK Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $322,427.94 in reparations to victims of crime in June. Awards were made in 138 new cases. Additional expenses were paid …   - Read More >

ATTORNEY GENERAL FILES SUIT AGAINST DEBT COLLECTION AGENCY

July 17, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed a consumer-protection lawsuit against a Kansas-based debt collection agency that has illegally sought to collect on payday loan debts in Arkansas.

The Pulaski County Circuit Court …   - Read More >


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 >