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CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS PULASKI COUNTY MAN

April 01, 2014

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

Christopher L. Boyd, 52, of Little Rock was arrested on 30 …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SEEKS INFORMATION FROM OUT-OF-STATE CREDIT REPAIR COMPANY

April 01, 2014


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a petition in Pulaski County Circuit Court today seeking to compel an out-of-state “credit repair” company to respond to McDaniel’s requests for information about that company’s business …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL DECLINES TO JOIN MISSOURI EGG LAWSUIT

March 25, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today said he would not seek to join a lawsuit against California over that state’s restrictions on egg imports, though he pledged his full support to neighboring Missouri in its efforts.

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LAVACA MAN SENTENCED TO 15 YEARS IN PRISON

March 24, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Sebastian County man arrested last year by agents from the Attorney General’s Office has been convicted of felony child pornography charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Joshua David Peters, 30, of Lavaca …   - Read More >


FEBRUARY 2014 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

March 24, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $314,872.36 to victims of crime in February. Awards were made in 160 cases, with additional expenses paid in 38 …   - Read More >


TELEMARKETER ORDERED TO PAY PENALTIES, RESTITUTION

March 18, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – One of five Florida-based telemarketing companies accused by Attorney General Dustin McDaniel of violating state and federal law has been ordered to stop its illegal practices and pay more than $168,000 in penalties and …   - Read More >


WASHINGTON COUNTY MAN CONVICTED OF SEXUAL ABUSE

March 18, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Washington County man sentenced to prison last month on child pornography charges has been convicted of first-degree sexual abuse, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Johnny Carte, 61, of Evansville, pleaded …   - Read More >


CRAIGHEAD COUNTY WOMAN GUILTY OF MEDICAID FRAUD

March 06, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Craighead County woman arrested as part of an investigation by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has been convicted of felony Medicaid Fraud, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Amanda Fielder, …   - Read More >


WASHINGTON COUNTY MAN, GREENE COUNTY MAN ENTER GUILTY PLEAS

February 26, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that two men arrested by agents with the Attorney General’s Office have been convicted of felony child pornography charges.

Johnny Carte, 61, of Evansville was sentenced to 80 …   - Read More >


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 >