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  • Ark. AG McDaniel to join panel on copper theft 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 1:10 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is meeting with fellow leaders from surrounding states to discuss the growing problem of copper theft.

  • Arkansas attorney general rejects marijuana item 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 7:25 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas attorney general's office has rejected the proposed wording for a prospective ballot item that would let voters decide whether to legalize marijuana in the state.

  • Arkansas to appeal ruling on 12-week abortion ban 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 3:04 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said Friday he'll appeal a federal judge's decision to strike down a state law that banned most abortions 12 weeks into a woman's pregnancy, one of the strictest prohibitions on the procedure in the nation.

  • Arkansas AG asks court to reconsider drug ruling 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 8:20 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel asked the state Supreme Court on Monday to reconsider its decision tossing out a $1.2 billion judgment against drugmaker Johnson & Johnson, saying justices did "significant harm" to the state and broke from 170 years of precedent.

  • GOP hopefuls for Ark. AG vow to fight federal govt 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 1:15 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The three Republicans running for Arkansas attorney general are all vowing to use the post to fight what they call the federal government's "overreach" on issues ranging from health care to the environment, but differ on how to do so.

  • Arkansas to ask court to reconsider drug fine 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 6:24 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said Thursday he plans to ask the state Supreme Court to reconsider its decision tossing out a $1.2 billion judgment against drugmaker Johnson & Johnson over the marketing of the antipsychotic drug Risperdal.

  • Attorney general's office makes child pornography arrest 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 3:28 am
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas attorney general's office has arrested a Little Rock man for possession of child pornography.

  • AG rejects wording on Ark. alcohol ballot item 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 5:59 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would make it legal to produce and sell alcohol in all 75 Arkansas counties will have to try again for approval of the wording of their ballot item.

  • Ark. AG hopeful calls for return of electric chair 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 2:13 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The four candidates running for Arkansas attorney general agree they want to resume executions that have been halted for nearly a decade by court challenges and shortages of the drugs used for lethal injections. One of them says the state should resort to a method that hasn't been used in 24 years: the electric chair.

  • Lawyer, her brother plead not guilty in slaying 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 12:52 pm
  • HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas - A Hot Springs lawyer whose relationship with Arkansas' attorney general led him to end his gubernatorial bid pleaded not guilty to manslaughter Friday in a man's death that authorities say was the result of a drug deal gone bad.

  • Arkansas consumers to receive E-Books settlement 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 3:22 am
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas' attorney general says some consumers who purchased electronic books will begin receiving account credits or checks this week following a settlement with five of the nation's largest e-book publishers.

  • McDaniel defines stance on pending egg lawsuit 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 2:33 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel says it's not appropriate for the state to join a Missouri lawsuit that challenges California restrictions on egg production, but he supports the border state's efforts.