CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS SEBASTIAN COUNTY MANApril 08, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agents from his office have arrested a Sebastian County man for possession of child pornography.
Agents from McDaniels Cyber Crimes Unit arrested Joshua David Peters, 29, … - Read More >
MCDANIEL DEMANDS DOCUMENTS FROM EXXON MOBILApril 04, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has demanded that Exxon Mobil produce investigative reports, inspection reports and other information connected to the oil company's Pegasus pipeline rupture and oil spill in Mayflower.… - Read More >
MALVERN MAN ARRESTED BY CYBER CRIMES UNIT SENTENCED BY JURY TO 164 YEARS IN PRISONApril 03, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - A Malvern man arrested by agents from the Attorney Generals Office last year was sentenced to 164 years in prison today after being found guilty by a Hot Spring County jury of 20 felony child-pornography counts, Attorney … - Read More >
MCDANIEL ASKS EXXON MOBIL TO RETAIN RECORDS ON OIL SPILLApril 02, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel requested today that Exxon Mobil Corp. preserve and maintain all documents and all other information related to Fridays extensive oil spill and ongoing cleanup efforts in Mayflower.
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SETTLEMENT REACHED IN SUIT OVER PAYDAY LOAN DEBT COLLECTIONMarch 28, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has reached an agreement with a Kansas-based debt collection agency that requires the collector to stop attempting to collect on illegal payday loan debt in Arkansas.… - Read More >
MCDANIEL LAUDS SUPREME COURT FOR DECISION IN FOREST ROADS CASEMarch 20, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel applauded the U.S. Supreme Court's decision today in a case that had the potential to force burdensome federal regulations on state environmental agencies and the timber industry.
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FEBRUARY CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCEDMarch 19, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $332,357.38 to victims of crime in February, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today. Awards were made in 132 cases, with additional expenses paid in 29 previously … - Read More >
UNION COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGESMarch 18, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Union County man arrested in October by agents from his office pleaded guilty late last week to child pornography charges and was sentenced to 60 years in prison.… - Read More >
FRANKLIN COUNTY MAN ENTERS GUILTY PLEAMarch 15, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - A Franklin County man arrested on child pornography charges by agents from the Attorney General's Office and convicted on those counts last year pleaded guilty today in Crawford County to one count of rape, Attorney General … - Read More >
MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH TOBACCO COMPANIES OVER MSA DISPUTEMarch 14, 2013
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that an arbitration panel has issued a ruling that will allow a settlement to proceed between Arkansas and the tobacco companies that signed the Master Settlement Agreement. The … - Read More >