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2011 Meeting Schedule: Crime Victims Reparations Board

December 31, 2009

Thursday, January 21st - Appeal Hearing

Wednesday, February 16th - Conference Call

Thursday, March 17th - Appeal Hearing

Wednesday, April 20th - Conference Call

Thursday, May 19th - Appeal Hearing

Wednesday, June 15th - Conference …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL DEFENDS ARKANSANS SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHT TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS

December 01, 2009

Coalition of 38 State Attorneys General to Defend the Second Amendment In Brief Filed With U.S. Supreme Court

LITTLE ROCK - Last week, Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel took legal action to protect Arkansans' Second Amendment …   - Read More >


Smishing: Don’t Believe Every Text

November 13, 2009

LITTLE ROCK-"Phishing" is a term used to describe a con-artist's attempt to solicit your sensitive personal information, usually electronically via email. While phishing schemes are not new, con-artists continue to come up with new ways to …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL MEETS WITH CABINET MEMBERS, OTHER STATE AGS

September 17, 2009

Mortgage Fraud Against Consumers Discussed


LITTLE ROCK-Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel met with three members of the President's cabinet, the chairman of the Federal Trade Commission and 11 other Attorneys General to discuss …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ANNOUNCES TWO SETTLEMENTS WITH PFIZER INC.

September 02, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is pleased to announce the State of Arkansas's participation in two pivotal settlement agreements with Pfizer Inc. The first settlement was reached between over 40 states and the federal …   - Read More >


State Extends Offer in Desegregation Case

August 18, 2009

LITTLE ROCK- Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel sent a letter extending an offer to the Little Rock, North Little Rock and Pulaski County Special School Districts in an effort to settle the long running desegregation case in Pulaski …   - Read More >


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 >