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ARKANSANS RESPOND TO CALL, MCDANIEL TO ISSUE SUBPOENAS

September 16, 2008

More Information Requested From Retailers across the State

LITTLE ROCK- Friday, in the face of Hurricane Ike, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel raised concerns about price gouging at the gas pumps. In an effort to address that concern, …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ASKS FOR ARKANSANS HELP

September 12, 2008

Email or Text Pictures of Price Gouging

LITTLE ROCK- Hurricane Ike is approaching the Texas coastline today, and threatening both oil refinery capacity and gasoline supply lines into Arkansas. As a result both rumors and accurate accounts …   - Read More >


BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB SETTLES FOR $389 MILLION TO RESOLVE MEDICAID PHARMACEUTICAL PRICING AND MARKETING ALLEGATIONS

July 18, 2008

BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB SETTLES FOR $389 MILLION TO RESOLVE MEDICAID PHARMACEUTICAL PRICING AND MARKETING ALLEGATIONS

Arkansas to Receive $1.3 Million

LITTLE ROCK-Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced the State of Arkansas's …   - Read More >


Attorney General McDaniel Settles Litigation Against American Veterans Coalition

July 11, 2008

LITTLE ROCK- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that his office entered into a settlement of a consumer protection lawsuit that was filed against American Veterans Coalition. In December of 2007, McDaniel filed suit against …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL TOUTS ONLINE PHARMACY DATABASE

June 04, 2008

Pseudoephedrine Purchases Now Monitored Real Time Statewide

SEARCY- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that every pharmacy in Arkansas that sells products containing pseudoephedrine is online and using the electronic …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SETTLES CLAIMS AGAINST EXPRESS SCRIPTS INC.

May 27, 2008

LITTLE ROCK-Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas joined 29 states and the District of Columbia in entering into a settlement of consumer protection claims against Express Scripts, Inc., one of the nation's largest …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES MERCK SETTLEMENT RESOLVING A THREE-YEAR INVESTIGATION INTO THE COMPANYS MARKETING OF VIOXX

May 20, 2008

Arkansas and 29 other states share in $58 million settlement

LITTLE ROCK-Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced that his office, along with 29 other states, reached a settlement with Merck and Company, Inc. resolving a …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL TESTIFIES BEFORE U.S. HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE ON BYRNE GRANTS

May 20, 2008

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel testified before the U.S. House Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security, on H.R. 3546, a bill to authorize the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERALS OF 49 STATES ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT WITH FACEBOOK TO MAKE SITE SAFER FOR UNDERAGE USERS

May 08, 2008

LITTLE ROCK- The attorneys general of 49 states and the District of Columbia today announced that Facebook has agreed to changes to better protect children from predators and inappropriate content and to participate in a task force on …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL DUSTIN MCDANIEL UNVEILS BE STREET SMART

April 11, 2008

ATTORNEY GENERAL DUSTIN MCDANIEL UNVEILS
"BE STREET SMART"

Website, PSA's to Help Educate Arkansas' Youth

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced the launch of a new initiative and website called, "Be …   - Read More >