- Arkansas AG rejects wording of campaign finance measure Updated: Apr-26-16 6:35 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has rejected the wording of a proposed constitutional amendment that would expand the state's ban on lobbyist gifts to elected officials.
- Arkansas AG approves wording of marijuana proposal Updated: Apr-25-16 6:47 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has approved the wording of a proposal to legalize recreational and medical marijuana, allowing supporters to begin gathering signatures to put the measure on the November ballot.
- Arkansas AG approves ballot measure wording on court damages Updated: Apr-20-16 7:55 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has approved the wording of a measure to limit lawsuit damages awarded against health care providers, clearing the way for supporters to try and put the proposal on the November ballot.
- State: Arkansas shouldn't be 1st to strike execution secrecy Updated: Apr-18-16 3:04 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Nine inmates challenging the state's execution secrecy law have made no compelling argument for why Arkansas should be the first state in the U.S. to strike down its secrecy law, the Arkansas attorney general's office says.
- Arkansas asks court to overturn birth certificate ruling Updated: Apr-15-16 7:30 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas attorney general's office asked the state Supreme Court on Friday to overturn a lower court decision that was poised to clear the way for married same-sex couples to get the name of both spouses on their children's birth certificate without a court order.
- Thornton, who helped draft Nixon impeachment articles, dies Updated: Apr-13-16 4:23 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Ray Thornton, a former Arkansas congressman who helped draft articles of impeachment against then-President Richard Nixon, led two state universities and served on the Arkansas Supreme Court, has died. He was 87.