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ATTORNEYS GENERAL CALL ON CONGRESS TO FUND ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING PROGRAMS

December 17, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel joined his counterparts from across the country today to call on Congress to approve funding for programs targeted at the prevention of human trafficking in the United States and abroad.

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MCDANIEL SUES NORTH LITTLE ROCK USED CAR DEALER

December 17, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against a North Little Rock used car dealer accused of failing to provide a clear title to car buyers, illegally changing the terms of contracts and …   - Read More >


OWNERS OF TELEMARKETING COMPANY FOUND IN VIOLATION OF LAW

December 12, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A federal judge this week found the owners of a Florida company in violation of multiple state and federal telemarketing laws and ordered the company to pay $100,000 in civil penalties, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel …   - Read More >


PULASKI COUNTY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

December 10, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A Pulaski County woman accused of defrauding the Arkansas Medicaid program of more than $92,000 has been arrested for felony Medicaid fraud, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Frenchelle Chapple, 61, of …   - Read More >


SALINE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 310 YEARS IN PRISON

December 06, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A Bauxite man arrested earlier this year by agents from the Attorney General’s Office was sentenced Thursday to 310 years in prison after being found guilty by a Saline County jury of multiple felony child-pornography charges, …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES ORGANIZATION THAT CLAIMS TO HELP CHILDREN OF VETERANS

December 05, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against an Arizona organization accused of misleading Arkansans into believing their donations would benefit the children of American veterans.

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CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS BENTON COUNTY MAN

December 04, 2013

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

Richard John Sheffield, 29, of Centerton was arrested late Tuesday at his …   - Read More >


INFORMATION ON PROPOSED PULASKI COUNTY DESEGREGATION SETTLEMENT AVAILABLE ON INTERNET

November 27, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that information about the proposed Pulaski County desegregation settlement and notice of a Jan. 13 fairness hearing have been posted to the Attorney General’s website, …   - Read More >


OCTOBER 2013 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

November 25, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $376,574.25 to victims of crime in October. Awards were made in 186 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 19 …   - Read More >


STATEMENT FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

November 18, 2013

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel released the following statement this evening after attorneys for the State, the Little Rock School District, North Little Rock School District, Pulaski County School District, Joshua …   - Read More >