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MCDANIEL STATEMENT ON ELECTED OFFICIAL RETIREMENT ISSUE

August 06, 2009

On June 1 of this year, I issued an opinion regarding retirement eligibility for members of the Arkansas Public Employee Retirement System (APERS). Specifically, the opinion addresses what an elected official must do to "terminate" his or …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES MULTI-STATE SETTLEMENT WITH THE TJX COMPANIES, INC. OVER MASSIVE DATA BREACH

June 24, 2009

Little Rock, Arkansas - Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel, together with 40 other State Attorneys General announced a settlement with the TJX Companies, Inc. The Assurance of Voluntary Compliance between the parties resolves an …   - Read More >


AG FILES TWO MORE COMPLAINTS AGAINST CAR WARRANTY CALLERS

June 23, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced that his office has filed two more lawsuits in federal court against companies that are believed to be placing illegal telemarketing calls about car warranties to Arkansas …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SENDS LETTER TO U.S ATTORNEY GENERAL EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO REINSTATEMENT OF ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN

June 11, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel, along with Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and 21 other State Attorneys General, sent a letter to United States Attorney General Eric Holder expressing their opposition to the …   - Read More >


AG FILES COMPLAINTS AGAINST CAR WARRANTY CALLERS

May 13, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced that his office has filed lawsuits in federal court against three companies that are believed to be placing illegal telemarketing calls about car warranties to Arkansas …   - Read More >


AG to Discuss Legal Action Against Companies Making Car Warranty Call

May 12, 2009

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel will hold a media availability tomorrow, May 13th to discuss legal actions against companies making the car warranty telephone solicitations.

Where: Arkansas Attorney General's Office
11th Floor …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ASKS ARKANSANS TO HELP

April 28, 2009

Any Information will help Investigation

LITTLE ROCK- LITTLE ROCK- Following up on last week's Consumer Alert, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel asked Arkansans to contact the Attorney General's office with information they may have …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT

April 28, 2009

Names Newport Doctor to Tobacco Settlement Commission


LITTLE ROCK- Today, Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced the appointment of Dr. Roddy Smart Lochala of Newport to the Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission.

He will …   - Read More >


Attorney General Congratulates House and Senate on Passage of Ethics Reform

April 02, 2009

Bill Now Headed to Governor

 

LITTLE ROCK-- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel congratulated the members of the Arkansas General Assembly on passage of SB 867, one of the ethics bills in his legislative package.

"I am pleased to …   - Read More >


Statement from Attorney Generals Office on Eighth Circuit Ruling in Desegregation Case

April 02, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Today, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed District Judge William R. Wilson's order declaring that the Little Rock School District ("LRSD") has satisfied the duties imposed on it in the desegregation case and should be …   - Read More >