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LONOKE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS IN PRISON

September 18, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Lonoke County man arrested last year by agents from the Attorney General’s Office has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography …   - Read More >


U.S. CFPB DIRECTOR MEETS WITH ARKANSAS CONSUMER ADVOCATES, BANKERS

September 17, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – The head of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau heard first-hand about issues important to Arkansas consumer advocates and about the concerns of community bankers Monday during a visit to Little Rock, Attorney …   - Read More >


THREE ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

September 13, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Medicaid beneficiary and two of his associates have been arrested for allegedly conspiring to defraud the Arkansas Medicaid Program of nearly $17,000.

Robert Lee …   - Read More >


PERRY COUNTY WOMEN ACCUSED OF TAKING MONEY FROM NURSING HOME RESIDENTS

September 04, 2013


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that former employees of a Perry County nursing home have been arrested for multiple felony counts of exploitation for allegedly using residents’ personal funds to buy …   - Read More >


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.

Amanda …   - Read More >


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.

The …   - Read More >


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.

The …   - Read More >


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.

Agents …   - Read More >


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.

Judge Doug …   - Read More >