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Attorney General Urges Arkansans to ‘Take Back’ Unused Medication

September 25, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced that she will participate in Arkansas’s Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, Sept. 26, at a Little Rock Police Department Take Back site on Kanis Road.

“Unused …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Mobile Offices for Early October

September 24, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced mobile office locations for early October.

Attorney General Mobile Offices assist constituents who are having consumer issues and help them file consumer complaints …   - Read More >


Rutledge to Petition U.S. Supreme Court on Constitutionality of Arkansas Human Heartbeat Protection Act

September 23, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced that she will file a petition for a writ of certiorari asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the constitutionality of the Arkansas Human Heartbeat Protection Act.

“As …   - Read More >


Rutledge Welcomes Fall Law Clerks to the Attorney General’s Office

September 21, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has welcomed a new class of law clerks to the Attorney General’s office. These law students work in various departments assisting with legal research and drafting memos and legal …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Medicaid Fraud Arrest of Pulaski County Woman

September 18, 2015


LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced the arrest of a Pulaski County woman by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

Karen D. Johnson, 56, of Little Rock was arrested on one count of Medicaid fraud. …   - Read More >


Rutledge: Requiring Fees Paid to Public-Sector Unions Violates the First Amendment

September 14, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced that she joined an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association. Rutledge and 17 State attorneys general urge the …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Mobile Office Locations for the Remainder of September

September 11, 2015


LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced mobile office locations for the remainder of September.

Attorney General Mobile Offices assist constituents who are having consumer issues and help them file consumer …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces 2016 Child Safety Poster Contest

September 11, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the 2016 Child Safety Poster Contest, which is open to all Arkansas students in kindergarten through fifth grade. Preparation and creation of the posters gives parents …   - Read More >


Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Arrests Pulaski County Woman

September 10, 2015

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced the arrest of a Pulaski County woman by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

Cheri Bates-West, 38, of Maumelle was arrested on three felony controlled substance …   - Read More >


Rutledge Announces Arrest of Pulaski County Man for Crimes Involving Children

September 04, 2015

NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the arrest of David Wayne Davis of North Little Rock on 30 counts of distributing, possessing or viewing matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a …   - Read More >