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Rutledge to Testify before House Oversight Subcommittee on the Interior

February 24, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that she will appear before the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight Subcommittee on the Interior on Thursday, Feb. 26, to offer testimony on the U.S. …   - Read More >


Rutledge Applauds Ruling Blocking the President’s Unilateral Action on Immigration

February 17, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that Texas U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen issued a temporary injunction halting the Obama Administration’s November 2014 unilateral action on immigration. Arkansas is …   - Read More >


Rutledge: We Honor the Legacy of Daisy Bates

February 16, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge issued the following statement in honor of Daisy Bates Day:

“On a day when we honor our nation’s presidents, in Arkansas, we also honor a woman who was a driving force in the fight for …   - Read More >


Rutledge Seeks to Intervene in EPA’s Proposed 111(d) Rule

February 13, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that she has filed a motion to intervene in a federal lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed 111(d) rule. Rutledge released the following …   - Read More >


Rutledge Marks National Salute to Veteran Patients Week with Visit to Fayetteville VA Facility

February 13, 2015

FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge made her first official visit to northwest Arkansas with a stop at the Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks to mark National Salute to Veteran Patients Week. Rutledge released the …   - Read More >


Rutledge Issues Letter to Anthem Regarding Data Breach

February 11, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge and nine other state attorneys general have joined in a letter to Anthem’s president and chief executive officer, expressing concern with the failure of the company’s communication with …   - Read More >


Rutledge Selects New Deputy Attorney General for Public Protection

February 10, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that she has named Sarah Page Tacker, of Conway, a longtime attorney in the Public Protection Department to be the Deputy Attorney General for the department. Rutledge …   - Read More >


Rutledge Congratulates New Arkansas National Guard Adjutant General Mark Berry

February 07, 2015


NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released the following statement after attending today’s Arkansas National Guard Adjutant General changing of the guard ceremony at Camp Robinson:

“Major General Mark Berry has …   - Read More >


$1.375 Billion State-Federal Settlement Reached with Standard & Poor’s

February 03, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that Arkansas, the U.S. Department of Justice and a coalition of 18 other states and the District of Columbia have reached a settlement agreement with Standard & Poor’s …   - Read More >


Judge Sides with the State, Orders Credit-Repair Agency to Cease Operation

January 30, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that Pulaski County Circuit Judge Chris Piazza has granted the Attorney General’s Office petition to enforce a civil investigative demand against a Texas company, known …   - Read More >