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SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH TELEPHONE SERVICE PROVIDER

September 03, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the State has reached a settlement agreement with a Nevada-based telecommunications company accused of continuing to bill consumers even after Arkansans had cancelled their …   - Read More >


MARION COUNTY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

August 30, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Marion County health-care worker accused of billing the Arkansas Medicaid Program for services she did not provide has been arrested for felony Medicaid fraud.

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FOIA ROAD SHOW SCHEDULED FOR SEPT. 5 IN JONESBORO

August 29, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and the Arkansas Press Association will host a series of free, informational workshops on the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, the first being on Thursday, Sept. 5, in Jonesboro.

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MISSING PERSONS INITIATIVE SLATED FOR SEPT. 14

August 22, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel will join with state and federal law enforcement agencies next month for the state’s second annual event intended to help Arkansans locate their missing family members and loved ones.

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CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS WASHINGTON COUNTY MAN ON RAPE COUNT

August 21, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A Washington County man arrested twice already for crimes against children has been arrested by agents from the Attorney General’s Office on an additional charge, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

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SELLER OF INVALID ID CARDS VIOLATED STATE LAW, JUDGE RULES

August 20, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A Washington County judge has ruled that a Las Vegas company violated Arkansas law by selling invalid international driver’s licenses and identification cards, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

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JUDGE ORDERS FORMER ADOPTION AGENCY OWNERS TO PAY $1.2 MILLION

August 20, 2013


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that former owners of an adoption agency found guilty of defrauding Arkansas consumers have been ordered to pay more than $1.2 million in restitution and penalties and to …   - Read More >


JULY 2013 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

August 19, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $317,371.10 to victims of crime in Arkansas in July. Awards were made in 186 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 17 …   - Read More >


PULASKI COUNTY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

August 01, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Little Rock health care provider has been arrested for felony Medicaid fraud following an investigation by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

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SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

July 30, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached a settlement with Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc. over claims that the drug manufacturer promoted the sale of the …   - Read More >