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McDaniel Speaks in Favor of Racial Profiling Hotline Bill

March 17, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and State Senator Hank Wilkins (D-Pine Bluff) spoke in favor of SB 1001, a bill that would establish a racial profiling hotline in the Attorney General's office.

The bill instructs the …   - Read More >


Press Conference on Racial Profiling Bill

March 16, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Gabe Holmstrom March 16, 2009  (501) 682-0517


**MEDIA ADVISORY**

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and State Senator Hank Wilkins will hold a press conference tomorrow, March 17th to discuss details of …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERALS ETHICS BILLS TO BE FILED MONDAY

March 05, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today his two ethics bills will be filed in the Senate Monday, March 9, where he expects swift passage. The two bills saw minor changes and additions since being released in draft form …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES CRIME VICTIMS REPARATIONS FOR FEBRUARY 2009

March 03, 2009

LITTLE ROCK -Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $291,608.14 in reparations to 129 crime victims during February 2009. Additional expenses were paid in 70 previously …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE TO OPEN AT 10 AM TODAY

January 28, 2009

LITTLE ROCK--The Arkansas Attorney General's Office will open at 10 AM CST today, Wednesday, January 28, 2009, due to the weather.


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE CLOSED TODAY

January 27, 2009

Check back later in the day for more updates.


LITTLE ROCK- Today, Tuesday, January 27, 2009, the Arkansas Attorney General's office will be closed due to the weather.

Please check back here for more information later in the day.

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MCDANIEL ISSUES STATEMENT ON INCORRECT WEEKEND HEADLINES

January 26, 2009

AG Office Did NOT Object to Motion to Intervene


LITTLE ROCK- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued the following statement to correct stories that ran in the Associated Press and Arkansas Democrat-Gazette over the weekend:

"The …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES ANIMAL CRUELTY BILL FILED IN SENATE

January 14, 2009

Looks for Swift Passage of Landmark Legislation

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel discussed details and distributed copies of his animal cruelty bill for the first time with the media and general public. Senate Bill 77 …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS, 42 OTHER STATES ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT WITH CRAIGSLIST

November 06, 2008

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced that Arkansas and 42 other states have reached an agreement with the online classified ad website Craigslist that will greatly limit inappropriate content and illegal activity …   - Read More >


STATE SETTLES CLAIMS AGAINST PFIZER INC. RESOLVING FIVE-YEAR INVESTIGATION INTO THE COMPANYS MARKETING OF BEXTRA AND CELEBREX

October 22, 2008

Arkansas and 32 other states share in $60 million settlement

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a stipulated judgment with Pfizer Inc. resolving a five-year investigation by 33 states concerning the company's …   - Read More >