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Intellectual Dishonesty (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 4/27/2015 12:00 am

Under Associated Press style rules, most of which we have adopted at Arkansas Business, the honorific Dr. is reserved for medical doctors, dentists, veterinarians and the like — not for Ph.Ds. Therefore, we would never have called the interim superintendent of the Little Rock School District “Dr.” Dexter Suggs in the first place.

Dexter Suggs Resigns From LRSD Amid Plagiarism Allegations

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/21/2015 9:37 am

Little Rock School District interim Superintendent Dexter Suggs has resigned from the district, the state Department of Education said Tuesday.

Nursing Home Magnate Michael Morton Considered a Top Political Donor

by Mark Friedman 3/16/2015 12:00 am

Nursing home magnate Michael Morton has long been considered a go-to guy for those looking to raise political campaign money in Arkansas.

Mark Martin Pays Back $2,100 for Homestead Tax Credits

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 8/18/2014 5:29 pm

Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin has paid $2,100 to Benton County for improperly receiving tax credits on two homes over the past three years, and indicated he planned to make more payments for claiming both houses as his primary residence.

Blogger Matt Campbell Sues Mark Darr Over Personal Cell Phone Number

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/28/2013 2:08 pm

A lawyer and blogger is suing Arkansas Lt. Gov. Mark Darr for withholding his personal cell phone number from an open records request.

Letter: Arkansas Ethics Panel Investigating Mark Darr

by Associated Press 9/9/2013 10:22 am

The Arkansas Ethics Commission says it's looking into a complaint that Lt. Gov. Mark Darr spent hundreds of dollars from his campaign at restaurants, gas stations and retail stores and illegally classified them as fundraising expenses.

Mark Darr Reports Campaign Errors to Ethics Panel

by Associated Press 8/24/2013 11:51 am

Arkansas Lt. Gov. Mark Darr filed an ethics complaint against himself on Friday over hundreds of dollars his campaign spent at gas stations and restaurants shortly after he took office that were classified as fundraising expenses. Meanwhile, the lawyer who first questioned the spending said he's also filed a complaint with the panel over the reports.

Mark Darr: Trying to Correct Errors Made on Campaign Reports

by Associated Press 8/22/2013 4:03 pm

Arkansas Lt. Gov. Mark Darr says he's trying to correct errors he made on his finance reports after a website questioned hundreds of dollars he had reported spending on fundraising shortly after taking office.