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MCDANIEL RECOGNIZES OUTSTANDING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS

October 02, 2012

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Cpl. David Passen of the Van Buren Police Department was selected as Officer of the Year at a ceremony recognizing outstanding law enforcement officers across the state.

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MCDANIEL SUES SELLER OF INVALID INTERNATIONAL DRIVER’S LICENSES AND ID CARDS

September 20, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed a consumer protection lawsuit against a Las Vegas company accused of selling invalid international driver's licenses and identification cards to Arkansas residents.

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AUGUST CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

September 18, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $391,986.30 in reparations to crime victims during August. Awards were made in 168 new cases. Additional expenses were …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS LONOKE COUNTY MAN

September 14, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Agents from the Attorney General's Office today arrested a Lonoke County man on child pornography charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Agents with the Attorney General's Cyber Crimes Unit arrested David James …   - Read More >


CRAWFORD COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

September 10, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Crawford County man arrested late last year by agents from the Attorney General's Office has pleaded guilty to multiple felony child pornography charges.

Bryan A. …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS CONSUMERS TO RECEIVE RESTITUTION IN SETTLEMENT WITH E-BOOK PUBLISHERS

August 29, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas consumers will share in a national settlement of nearly $70 million to resolve claims that three of the nation's largest book publishers conspired to fix the …   - Read More >


COURT ORDER RESTRICTS ONLINE PAYDAY LENDER

August 21, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that his office has obtained a court order prohibiting the operator of multiple payday lending websites from offering illegal loans to Arkansas consumers.

McDaniel earlier …   - Read More >


JULY 2012 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

August 17, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $335,747.87 in reparations to victims of crime in July. Awards were made in 192 new cases. Additional expenses were …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES FIVE TELEMARKETING COMPANIES

August 09, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed lawsuits against five Florida-based companies accused of engaging in telemarketing tactics that violated multiple federal and state laws.

The five lawsuits, filed in U.S. District …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE TO HOST MISSING PERSONS EVENT

August 07, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and several state and federal law enforcement agencies will host an event Saturday in Little Rock to assist Arkansas families in their efforts to locate missing adult family members and loved …   - Read More >