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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 >


Rutledge Announces Warren Man Sentenced for Adult Abuse

January 26, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that a Bradley County man has been sentenced to five years in the Arkansas Department of Correction, with three years suspended, on one count of adult abuse and one count …   - Read More >


Rutledge Statement on the Passing of Cleburne County Sheriff Richard Swain

January 26, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released the following statement today in response to the passing of Cleburne County Sheriff Richard Swain:
"For the second time in less than a week, Arkansas has lost another dedicated …   - Read More >