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Rutledge Mourns Passing of State Senator David Wyatt

January 15, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today attended funeral services for State Senator David Wyatt. Rutledge released the following statement:
 
“Senator David Wyatt was a tireless advocate for the people of his home …   - Read More >


Rutledge Honored to Serve as Arkansas’s Attorney General

January 13, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Leslie Rutledge, of Little Rock, was sworn in as Arkansas’s 56th Attorney General today. Rutledge, the first woman and first Republican in Arkansas history elected to the Office, issued the following statement: 

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LITTLE ROCK MAN SENTENCED TO 60 YEARS IN PRISON

January 08, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Pulaski County man arrested in 2013 by agents from the Attorney General's Office was sentenced today to 60 years in prison on multiple felony child pornography charges.

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STATEMENT BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

December 23, 2014

LITTLE ROCK –  Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he is filing a notice of appeal with the 8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in St. Louis regarding U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker’s decision in the federal challenge of …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES NATIONAL CRAMMING SETTLEMENT WITH T-MOBILE

December 22, 2014

LITTLE ROCK –  Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he and 50 other attorneys general, the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Communications Commission reached settlements with T-Mobile USA, Inc. over “mobile cramming” …   - Read More >


PULASKI COUNTY WOMAN SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

December 18, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Pulaski County woman accused of improperly billing the state’s Medicaid program pleaded no contest today to felony Medicaid fraud and failure to maintain records, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Frenchelle …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES TWO MEDICAID FRAUD ARRESTS

December 16, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that health-care workers from Pulaski and Phillips counties have been arrested following two separate investigations by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

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CRIME VICTIMS PROGRAM FACES BUDGET SHORTFALL

December 16, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he will notify expected recipients of reparations from the state’s Crime Victims Reparations Program that funding for their claims may be delayed indefinitely as a result of …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES TWO MEDICAID FRAUD ARRESTS

December 12, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that health-care workers from Poinsett and Pulaski counties have been arrested following two separate investigations by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

Kellye …   - Read More >


WHITE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 150 YEARS IN PRISON

December 10, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A White County judge sentenced a Beebe man to 150 years in prison on Thursday after a jury found him guilty of multiple felony child exploitation charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Thomas F. Allen, 62, …   - Read More >