Rutledge Issues Statement on Little Rock Protests
May 30, 2020
LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge tonight issued a statement following the protests in Little Rock related to the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.
“Every American deserves justice, and I will always defend and protect our right to protest peacefully; however, we cannot tolerate violence and destruction. Arkansans, now is the time for civil discourse and not civil unrest,” said Attorney General Leslie Rutledge.