MCDANIEL ENCOURAGES PARTICIPATION IN DRUG TAKE-BACK DAYApril 29, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Law enforcement agencies statewide will be accepting unused, expired or unwanted prescription drugs for disposal Saturday as part of the second Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
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NURSE PLEADS GUILTY IN PILL THEFTApril 27, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Merrilee Tarpley, 41, of Malvern, pleaded guilty in Garland County Circuit Court to a felony charge of obtaining drugs by fraud.
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MCDANIEL FILES SUIT AGAINST CREDIT-REPAIR COMPANYApril 26, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed a consumer protection lawsuit against a Texas-based company that pledges to offer a quick fix a consumer's damaged credit history. The complaint alleges that offered services are … - Read More >
MCDANIEL RELEASES REPORTS ON SCHOOL DISTRICT DESEGREGATION SPENDINGApril 21, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today released to the public the results of a forensic analysis into how two Pulaski County school districts account for their State desegregation funding.
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STATE RECEIVES $49.5 MILLION IN TOBACCO SETTLEMENT PROCEEDSApril 20, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the State received $49,507,462.34 this week as its annual share of proceeds from the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement with tobacco companies.
The disbursement brings to … - Read More >
MARCH CRIME VICTIMS REPARATIONS ANNOUNCEDApril 14, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $352,499.91 in reparations to 145 crime victims during March.
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NEW LAW HELPS HOMEOWNERS PRIOR TO FORECLOSURESApril 12, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel joined Rep. Tiffany Rogers of Stuttgart today to applaud a new state law that equips homeowners with necessary information prior to a foreclosure and encourages loss mitigation or loan … - Read More >
WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION PSA, POETRY CONTESTSApril 11, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel recognized students from five Arkansas schools as winners in his office's annual Youth Suicide Prevention poetry and public service announcement contests.
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SETTLEMENT FUNDS WILL HELP FIGHT HUNGER IN ARKANSASApril 08, 2011
LITTLE ROCK -Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that three Arkansas hunger-relief organizations will receive a share of $425,000 to help them fulfill their mission to provide food for Arkansans in need.
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NEW LAW WILL BAN COMMERCIAL CIGARETTE ROLLING MACHINESApril 07, 2011
LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that commercial "roll-your-own" cigarette machines will be prohibited in Arkansas under a new law also aimed at deterring illegal activity by tobacco wholesalers and … - Read More >