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MCDANIEL LEADS 26-STATE COALITION ASKING SUPREME COURT TO REVIEW LOWER COURT’S DECISION ON FOREST ROAD POLLUTION

October 17, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today led a bipartisan group of attorneys general from 26 states in filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court, asking justices to review a lower court's decision that would impose …   - Read More >


SEPTEMBER CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

October 14, 2011

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $270,202.11 in reparations to crime victims during September. Awards were made in 161 new cases, with additional …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SEEKS TO INTERVENE, APPEAL JUDGE’S DECISION IN FOIA LAWSUIT

October 10, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has moved to intervene in order to appeal a Sebastian County circuit judge's decision that said a portion of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act was …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS BENTON COUNTY MAN

October 06, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agents from his office have arrested a Benton County man for possession of child pornography.

Agents with the Attorney General's Cyber Crimes Unit arrested Kile Devon …   - Read More >


AUGUST CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

September 15, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $273,936.76 in reparations to crime victims during August. Awards were made in 139 cases, with additional expenses paid …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL FILES SUIT AGAINST ONLINE PAYDAY LENDER

September 14, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today filed a consumer-protection lawsuit against a Delaware-based online payday lending company, alleging the lender charged Arkansans exorbitant interest and fees in violation of state law.

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FOIA WORKSHOP SCHEDULED FOR SEPT. 20 IN FAYETTEVILLE

September 13, 2011

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and the Arkansas Press Association will host a free informational workshop on the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act on Tuesday, Sept. 20, in Fayetteville.

The FOIA Road Show will run from …   - Read More >


STATEMENT FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

August 19, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued this statement following today's hearing in Craighead County Circuit Court:

"Since the day of their original convictions, the Attorney General's Office has been committed to defending …   - Read More >


JULY 2011 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

August 16, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $342,596.99 in reparations to 198 crime victims during July. Additional expenses were paid in 26 previously submitted …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS WALDRON MAN ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

August 04, 2011

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today the arrest of Richard W. King, 33, of Waldron for possession of child pornography.

Agents from the Attorney General's Office arrested King, of 100 Walnut Grove St. in Waldron, …   - Read More >