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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 >


PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY CEPHALON TO PAY

October 06, 2008

LITTLE ROCK- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced on September 29, 2008 that the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units joined the federal government to reach an agreement in principle with pharmaceutical manufacturer, …   - Read More >


Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and The Humane Society of the United States Announce Animal Fighting Reward Program

October 02, 2008

LITTLE ROCK - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and The Humane Society of the United States have teamed up to combat animal fighting in Arkansas. At a press conference held today at the Office of the Attorney General, they announced that The …   - Read More >


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 >