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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 >


JULY 2011 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

August 16, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $342,596.99 in reparations to 198 crime victims during July. Additional expenses were paid in 26 previously submitted …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS WALDRON MAN ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

August 04, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today the arrest of Richard W. King, 33, of Waldron for possession of child pornography.

Agents from the Attorney General's Office arrested King, of 100 Walnut Grove St. in Waldron, …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL, OTHER STATE ATTORNEYS GENERAL ASK FEDERAL REGULATORS TO APPROVE AT&T/T-MOBILE MERGER

July 27, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and 10 other state attorneys general today asked the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Communications Commission to expeditiously review and approve the proposed merger of …   - Read More >


JUNE 2011 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

July 14, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $467,916.49 in reparations to 219 crime victims during June. Additional expenses were paid in 57 previously submitted …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE RELAUNCHES SPANISH-LANGUAGE WEBSITE

July 12, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that his office has relaunched its
Spanish-language website to provide comprehensive, translated content that mirrors the Attorney General's main Internet site.

Located at …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ANNOUNCES ARREST

July 06, 2011

FORT SMITH - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today the arrest of Manuel Garza-Juarez, 44, of Barling, for possession of child pornography.

On June 29, agents with the Attorney General's Office executed a search warrant at …   - Read More >