16, Apr 2014 - Forrest City, AR Governor Beebe Announces 36 Appointment to Boards and Commissions
LITTLE ROCK - Governor Mike Beebe today announced the following judicial appointment: Chris Palmer, Little Rock, as Circuit Judge in the Third Division of the 6th Judicial District. Appointment expires December 31, 2014. Replaces Jay Moody. Governor Beebe also announced appointments to the following boards and commissions: Jacqueline Bettis, Springdale, reappointed to the Arkansas Indep...
15, Apr 2014 - Wilson Harvey Browndorf LLPâ€™s Christopher Palmer Appointed to Bench in Little Rock, Arkansas
The partners at Wilson Harvey Browndorf LLP, New York and Southern California-based full service law firm, announced that just last week Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe appointed the firmâ€™s Senior Managing Litigation Partner Christopher Palmer to the bench as Circuit Judge in the Third Division of the 6th Judicial District, replacing Jay Moody.
14, Apr 2014 - Judge Tim Fox allows Arkansas Republicans to assist in Voter ID lawsuit
The AP reports that Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox today ruled that the Republican Party of Arkansas will be able to help defend the state in a lawsuit over how to deal with absentee ballots under the state's Voter ID law, passed by the Republican-controlled legislature last year almost completely on partisan lines, overriding Gov. Mike Beebe 's veto. Fox granted the GOP's request to ...
04, Apr 2014 - Arkansas, AR Prison System Crisis: Reimbursement problems loom for county jails
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 ...