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Dustin McDaniel Offers Settlement Proposal in Desegregation Case

by Associated Press 10/17/2013 2:08 pm

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is offering a $119 million settlement to three districts involved in a long-running school desegregation case.

Little Rock Schools Offer to Phase Out Desegregation Money

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/16/2013 7:14 am

A proposal by the Little Rock School District to phase out desegregation payments it receives from Arkansas is a "non-starter," Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said Tuesday, because it attaches too many conditions.

Dustin McDaniel Files Lawsuit Against Online Payday Lenders

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2013 2:15 pm

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel files a lawsuit against three companies and two people he accuses of offering illegal payday loans to Arkansans while claiming to be affiliated with a Native American tribe.

Dustin McDaniel Among Attorneys General Urging E-Cigarette Regulation

by Associated Press 9/24/2013 1:58 pm

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is among 40 attorneys general urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to meet its own deadline and regulate electronic cigarettes in the same way it regulates tobacco products.

Video: Bret Bielema's $3M Contract, Dustin McDaniel, Jeff Gardner, Obamacare & More in Your 'Week in Review'

by Lance Turner 9/21/2013 10:50 am

Bret Bielema, Oaklawn expansion, Dustin McDaniel's new business, Jeff Gardner goes to Washington, and Obamacare comes to Arkansas. All in this week's "Arkansas Business THV 11 News Week in Review."

Dustin, Bobbi McDaniel Buy Argenta Limo

by Gwen Moritz 9/17/2013 9:40 am

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and his wife, Bobbi, have purchased a Little Rock limousine service, McDaniel told Arkansas Business.

Dustin McDaniel Rejects Wording of Marijuana Proposal

by Associated Press 9/13/2013 2:45 pm

McDaniel on Friday cited several problems with the wording of the proposed constitutional amendment submitted by Marjorie LeClair of Shirley.

Arkansas Panel Blocks Plan to Arm Teachers, Staff

by Associated Press 8/14/2013 11:52 am

A regulatory panel has blocked Arkansas schools from using a little known law to arm teachers and staff as volunteer security guards.

Dustin McDaniel: School Must Name Teachers in Gun Program

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 8/6/2013 7:36 am

An Arkansas school district that trained more than 20 teachers and staff to carry concealed handguns on campus through a program that faces questions over its legality was wrong to make secret the names of the employees, the state's top attorney said Monday.

Clarksville Superintendent: AG Ruling on Guns 'Failed Policy'

by Associated Press 8/2/2013 3:39 pm

The superintendent of an Arkansas school district that wanted to let teachers and janitors carry 9mm handguns on campus says the district will find other ways to protect its 2,500 students.

Arkansas Attorney General: Schools Can't Arm Teachers, Staff

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 8/1/2013 3:45 pm

Arkansas' attorney general says school districts can't use a state law to employ teachers and staff as licensed, armed security guards on campus.

Settlement to Return $167k to Arkansas Health Care

by Associated Press 7/30/2013 3:49 pm

A pharmaceutical company that has agreed to pay almost $491 million to settle allegations it illegally marketed an organ transplant drug will return more than $27 million to state health care programs, including nearly $167,000 to Arkansas.

Dustin McDaniel: Options 'Limited' for Future of Arkansas Death Penalty

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 7/25/2013 7:13 am

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel met with state legislators on Wednesday to discuss what he says is a broken death penalty system, but stopped short of advocating a way to change the fact that Arkansas hasn't executed an inmate since 2005.

Arkansas Attorney General Says No to 2016 Gay Marriage Plan Language

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 7/24/2013 7:25 am

Arkansas' attorney general said Tuesday that a proposed petition that would put a gay-marriage ballot question before voters in 2016 was ambiguous in a number of places and would need to be reworked before its backers can collect signatures.

Few Options Left on Arkansas Death Penalty (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/22/2013 7:20 am

With a declaration that Arkansas' death penalty system is broken, the state's top attorney is trying to start a difficult conversation on what options the state has left after lawsuits and a drug shortage have effectively halted executions for the past eight years.

Arkansas Attorney General Rejects Wording of Abortion Amendment

by Associated Press 7/17/2013 7:19 am

Arkansas' attorney general has rejected the wording of a proposed constitutional amendment that would declare that life begins at conception.

Arkansas Attorney General Rejects Wording of Gay Marriage Repeal

by Associated Press 7/12/2013 4:32 pm

Arkansas' attorney general has rejected the wording of a proposal to repeal the state constitution's ban on gay marriage.

Dustin McDaniel: State's Death Penalty System Broken

by Associated Press 7/10/2013 4:45 pm

The state hasn't executed an inmate since 2005. Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said he doesn't expect that to change anytime soon as Arkansas grapples with legal challenges and a shortage of drugs used in lethal injections.

Dustin McDaniel: Execution System Is Broken

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 7/10/2013 11:06 am

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel says the current death penalty system is broken. Speaking to the Arkansas Sheriff's Association in Fort Smith on Wednesday, McDaniel pointed to legal challenges and a shortage of drugs used in executions as problems with the death penalty and said it is time to discuss the punishment's future.

Arkansas Group Submits Gay Marriage Proposal for 2016 Ballot

by Associated Press 7/9/2013 3:21 pm

A group has asked Arkansas' attorney general to approve the wording of a measure legalizing gay marriage for the 2016 ballot.