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SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

February 25, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement with Endo Pharmaceuticals to resolve allegations that the drug manufacturer engaged in unlawful …   - Read More >


JANUARY 2014 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

February 25, 2014


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $260,238.42 to victims of crime in January. Awards were made in 117 cases, with additional expenses paid in 36 …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL CALLS FOR FEDERAL PATENT REFORM LEGISLATION

February 24, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he and 41 attorneys general from across the country have called on Congress to enact bipartisan patent reform legislation to protect small businesses and consumers from …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL SUES ONLINE ADVERTISER

February 20, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a lawsuit today against a New Jersey-based online advertiser for attempting to coerce Arkansas businesses into paying for services the businesses did not authorize.

Electronic Media …   - Read More >


BAXTER COUNTY WOMAN CONVICTED IN PILL THEFT

February 18, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Baxter County woman has been convicted of stealing pain medication that had been prescribed to residents of the long-term care facility where she worked.

Courtney Lynn …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS SALINE COUNTY MAN

February 13, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Saline County man has been arrested for possession of child pornography by agents from the Attorney General’s Office, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Agents arrested Don Michael Cox, 31, of Bauxite on …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS GRANT COUNTY MAN

February 06, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agents from the Attorney General’s Office have arrested a Grant County man for possession of child pornography.

Bryan Mitchell Baker, 27, of Sheridan was arrested today on …   - Read More >


MEDICAID FRAUD ARREST ANNOUNCED

January 30, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Sebastian County health-care worker has been arrested for Medicaid fraud following an investigation by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

Sondra Torres, …   - Read More >


CRAIGHEAD COUNTY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

January 27, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Craighead County health-care worker has been arrested for Medicaid fraud as part of an investigation by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

Amanda Fielder, …   - Read More >


SOCIAL SERVICES PROVIDERS ENCOURAGED TO TAKE HUMAN TRAFFICKING SURVEY

January 27, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Social services agencies and organizations that provide assistance to victims of human trafficking can help the State develop its response to the issue by completing a survey now accessible on the Attorney General’s website, …   - Read More >