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MCDANIEL DETAILS ELECTION REFORM MEASURES

March 07, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel answered questions at the Capitol today about three bills in his legislative package that would combat election fraud, improve the ballot-initiative process and require background checks for …   - Read More >


BENTON COUNTY MAN ARRESTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

March 07, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Benton County man has been arrested on child pornography charges following an investigation by the Attorney General's Cyber Crimes Unit.

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JONESBORO WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

March 01, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Jonesboro medical provider has been arrested and charged with felony Medicaid fraud following an investigation by the Attorney General's Medicaid Fraud Division.

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SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

February 22, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached a settlement agreement with Healthpoint Ltd. to resolve allegations that the Texas-based pharmaceutical …   - Read More >


JANUARY CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

February 21, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $268,719.21 to victims of crime in January. Awards were made in 166 cases, with additional expenses paid in 59 …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS, OKLAHOMA TO CONDUCT WATER-QUALITY STUDY

February 20, 2013 LITTLE ROCK Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas and Oklahoma officials have agreed to conduct a comprehensive study of phosphorus concentrations in the Illinois River watershed as both states work to improve water …   - Read More >

MISSING PERSON’S REMAINS IDENTIFIED

February 15, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - The remains of a Crittenden County man missing since 2001 were positively identified Wednesday based on DNA samples taken from family members at an event in Little Rock last year, highlighting the importance of the continuing …   - Read More >


SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH TOYOTA OVER UNINTENDED ACCELERATION PROBLEMS

February 14, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas and 29 other states have reached a $29 million agreement with Toyota Motor Corp. to settle allegations that Toyota concealed its knowledge of safety defects in …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL REACHES AGREEMENTS WITH ONLINE PAYDAY LENDING COMPANIES

February 12, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the State has reached an agreement with a Delaware-based online lending company that prohibits that company from offering illegal payday loans to Arkansas consumers.

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ATTORNEY GENERAL REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

February 11, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement with Victory Pharma, Inc., to settle allegations that the pharmaceutical company paid …   - Read More >