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STATE TO RECEIVE NEARLY $1 MILLION FROM SETTLEMENT WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

December 12, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he and 33 other attorneys general have reached a $42.9 million settlement with Pfizer Inc. to resolve allegations that the drug company unlawfully promoted its drugs Zyvox …   - Read More >


BENTON COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

December 10, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - A Benton County man arrested last year by agents from the Attorney General's Office pleaded guilty today to multiple felony child pornography charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Kile Devon Licause, 25, of …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL FILES LAWSUITS AGAINST TWO WASHINGTON COUNTY BUSINESSES

November 29, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed two consumer-protection lawsuits against Washington County businesses accused of advertising assistance that the businesses cannot legally provide to those seeking immigration help …   - Read More >


OCTOBER CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

November 20, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $330,991.27 to victims of crime in October. Awards were made in 213 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 12 …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

November 19, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he and 37 other attorneys general have reached a $90 million settlement with GlaxoSmithKline LLC to resolve allegations that the pharmaceutical manufacturer unlawfully …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ENCOURAGES CONSUMERS TO FILE LCD SETTLEMENT CLAIMS BY DEC. 6 DEADLINE

November 14, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas consumers and businesses eligible for cash payments as a result of the State's settlement with manufacturers of flat-panel liquid crystal display screens have just three more weeks to submit claims for those payments, …   - Read More >


NEWS RELEASE: FRANKLIN COUNTY MAN CONVICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

November 01, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - A Franklin County man arrested in June by agents from the Attorney General's Office pleaded guilty today to child pornography charges and was sentenced to 40 years in prison, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

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MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

October 26, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BIPI) to settle allegations that the company …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SEEKS COMPLIANCE WITH CIVIL INVESTIGATIVE DEMAND

October 25, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today asked a Pulaski County Circuit Court judge to compel three companies associated with the payday lending industry to respond to requests for information about the companies' activities.

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SEPTEMBER CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

October 18, 2012

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $390,064.13 in reparations to victims of crime in September. Awards were made in 212 new cases. Additional expenses …   - Read More >