Social Security Disability Insurance (also known as SSDI, or DIB) is a benefit program implemented by the Federal government and operated by the Social Security Administration (SSA.) It provides month(...)
Judge: Woman who threw away lotto ticket entitled to money
An Arkansas woman who cashed a $1 million lottery ticket may have to give up the winnings to a woman who threw away the ticket after she bought it, according to a judge's ruling Tuesday. The judge decided that Sharon Duncan was entitled to the prize money, not Sharon Jones, who claimed the prize money after she took the ticket from a trash can of discarded lottery tickets at a convenience store in Beebe, a city about 40 miles northeast of Little Rock.
LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe has appointed a special justice to replace a member of the Arkansas Supreme Court who has disqualified himself from hearing a challenge to Arkansas’ same-sex marriage ban.
Half of what Gov. Mike Beebe recommended. That's what the Arkansas state legislature, during its recent budget session, voted to give the Department of Correction to reimburse counties who hold state prisoners. One additional problem: just a few weeks ago, the state had 3,000 prisoners sitting in county jails because there aren't enough beds to accomodate them. The meter is running on a large ...