27, Jul 2014 - Secretary of State files motion in Voter ID Case
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Attorneys representing Secretary of State Mark Martin argue that a Pulaski County judge didn't follow proper guidelines when he found Arkansas' new voter ID law as unconstitutional.
26, Jul 2014 - Arkansas AG's office argues death penalty
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - An assistant Arkansas attorney general has asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling that the state's death penalty law is unconstitutional. Assistant Attorney General Jennifer Merritt said in a brief filed Friday that Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen ...
26, Jul 2014 - Sebastian, AR Panel approves leasing space for state prisoners
LITTLE ROCK — A state panel finalized a deal Monday to move up to 250 inmates into an unused Pulaski County facility as part of a plan lawmakers approved earlier this month to ease overcrowding at local jails across Arkansas.
26, Jul 2014 - Sebastian, AR State Board of Corrections OKs leasing space to house prisoners
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Board of Correction on Monday approved an agreement with Pulaski County to begin leasing space in an effort to reduce a backlog of state prisoners in county jails.
25, Jul 2014 - Little Rock, AR Secretary of state asks judge to keep voter ID law in effect
LITTLE ROCK — A judge’s stay of his ruling that Arkansas’ voter ID law is unconstitutional should remain in place, Secretary of State Mark Martin’s office argued in a filing Wednesday in Pulaski County Circuit Court.
26, Apr 2014 - Little Rock, AR AG files notice of appeal in voter id case; judge asked to recuse
LITTLE ROCK — Attorney General Dustin McDaniel on Friday filed notice that he will appeal a Pulaski Circuit judge’s ruling Thursday that overturned a new Arkansas law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls.