Tagged: larry jegley

Court Fights Likely over Gun, Discrimination Laws (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/8/2015 7:07 am

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge tried to provide some clarity on two hotly contested state laws with a pair of legal opinions on the open carry of handguns and local anti-discrimination protections. Instead, it's increasingly likely courts or the Legislature will have to resolve both issues.

Someone’s Son Is Dead (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 5/25/2015 12:00 am

I’m not a doctor or lawyer, but I am the only journalist who tried to warn the public about Dr. Richard Johns, so I’m hereby granting myself license to pour out my heart in a way that is — as I was reminded by the lawyer for the State Medical Board — “not objective.”

Proposal to End Life Without Parole for Juveniles Tabled

by Associated Press 2/17/2015 1:14 pm

A proposal to end life without parole sentences for juveniles has been tabled by an Arkansas House panel after heavy opposition from the state's prosecutors.

Examination of UAMS Radiology Grinds On

by George Waldon 10/6/2014 12:00 am

Two UA audits of the radiology department at UAMS and its business dealings with Medical Assets Holding Co. of North Little Rock are under review for possible criminal charges.

Prosecutor: No Charges Over Conflicting Testimony by UA Officials

by Lee Hogan 6/3/2014 9:36 am

Contradictory testimony by the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville's chancellor and former spokesman do not warrant prosecution, according to Larry Jegley, prosecuting attorney for the 6th Judicial District of Arkansas.

Making Chumps of the People (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 4/21/2014 12:00 am

The actions were enough to get the two fired from the utility but not enough to take them to trial. Now, we’re not lawyers, but apparently in some cases it’s legal to cheat your employer as long as you didn’t mean to.

Is 22 Valley Crest Court Really Worth $5.1M?

by Mark Friedman 4/22/2013 12:00 am

The $5.1 million reported sale price of Little Rock upscale homebuilder Rick Ferguson’s mansion at 22 Valley Crest Court has raised questions about the actual amount paid for the estate.

Windstream Bribery Case in Oklahoma Raises Questions About Arkansas Laws

by Luke Jones 10/15/2012 12:00 am

Here's the question: If the school superintendent Windstream hosted at the Big Dance had been from Arkansas rather than Oklahoma, would the company similarly face criminal prosecution?