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MCDANIEL SUES PROVIDER OF REFUND ANTICIPATION LOANS

December 06, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today he has filed a lawsuit against Mo' Money Tax Service for violations of the Arkansas Refund Anticipation Loan Act, stating that the service charged Arkansas consumers fees that …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL HOSTS CONFERENCE ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

November 23, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel hosted community advocates and law enforcement officials from across Arkansas today at a conference aimed at addressing issues related to violence against women.

The group pledged to work …   - Read More >


OCTOBER CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

November 18, 2010

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $172,109.68 in reparations to 86 crime victims in October. Additionally, expenses were paid in 65 previously submitted …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES COMPANY FOR SELLING FAKE DRIVER’S LICENSES

November 17, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has filed a consumer protection lawsuit against Beraca Publishing, a Virginia-based company that has sold fake international driver's licenses and other invalid …   - Read More >


STATEMENT BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

November 17, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued the following statement related to Attorney General's Opinion 2010-145, which was released today:

"As always, it is the policy of this office not to comment on opinions, as we allow …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL TO MEET WITH SECRETARY CLINTON TO DISCUSS ANTI-DRUG INITIATIVE

November 16, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is scheduled to meet today with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to ask Secretary Clinton to maintain funding for a program utilized by attorneys general across the country to …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL MCDANIEL RELEASES STATEMENT ON VETERAN’S DAY

November 10, 2010

LITTLE ROCK-- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued this statement today, urging Arkansans to remember those who have served, and are currently serving our country, on Veteran's Day, November 11, 2010.

"Today we take time to honor the …   - Read More >


SETTLEMENT REACHED IN ROBOCALLING LAWSUIT

November 08, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that his office has reached a settlement with the former owners of U.S. Fidelis, a Missouri-based company that used unsolicited, prerecorded calls to sell automobile service …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES DEBT MANAGEMENT COMPANY: AscendOne Corp. agrees to Consent Judgment with Arkansas, other states

November 05, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has filed suit in Pulaski County Circuit Court against a Maryland-based company, its subsidiaries and the owner of the companies alleging that the defendants violated …   - Read More >


SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

October 27, 2010

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas has joined with other states and the federal government to reach an agreement in principle with pharmaceutical manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to settle …   - Read More >