19, Apr 2014 - Fayetteville, AR Attorney General McDaniel asks Supreme Court to settle judicial eligibility question; argues admini
Attorney General Dustin McDaniel wants the Arkansas Supreme Court to sort out this judicial candidate eligibility business, too. In an answer to Circuit Judge H.G. Foster's petition to the Court , McDaniel agrees that, among other reasons, "matters of substantial public interest" are within the Court's jurisdiction. He also argues that administrative fees shouldn't affect a judge's eligibility ...
19, Apr 2014 - Court: 'Malicious' in law can include recklessness in Albert Pike case
The Arkansas Supreme Court is siding with relatives of the 20 people killed in flash floods at the Albert Pike campground in 2010, agreeing with their definition of malicious conduct under a state law.
19, Apr 2014 - Arkansas, AR Okla. couple sentenced in Ark. kidnapping death
An Oklahoma couple has been sentenced to 60 years in prison in Arkansas for a kidnapping that ended with a man dead in 2011.
19, Apr 2014 - Monroe, AR Municipal utility customersâ€™ addresses subject to FOI, court rules
LITTLE ROCK â€” Municipal utility customersâ€™ home addresses are subject to release under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, the state Supreme Court said Thursday.
19, Apr 2014 - Trial set for woman accused of killing infant
Opening statements are scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a 34-year-old Indiana woman accused in the death of her 2-month-old daughter, whose remains were found in an Arkansas storage unit a year after she was killed in Desert Hot Springs.
19, Apr 2014 - Union, AR Limitations imposed on use of FDA warning letters
By Anne K. Walsh â€“ The Supreme Court of Arkansas recently overturned (here and here) a lower courtâ€™s $1.2 billion award to the State of Arkansas, and also reversed and...
19, Apr 2014 - Challenge to Arkansas gay marriage ban heard
LITTLE ROCK (AP) â€” Advocates of ending Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriage took their case before a Pulaski County Circuit Court judge Thursday, who said at the end of the hearing that he expected t...
19, Apr 2014 - Abortion Ban Appeal Puts New Focus on Social Issues (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)
Attorney General Dustin McDaniel's decision to appeal a ruling striking down Arkansas' 12-week abortion ban could inject a new focus on abortion and other social issues into dozens of statewide and legislative races.
19, Apr 2014 - Washington, AR AT&T Hacker â€˜Weevâ€™ Conviction Tossed Over Trialâ€™s Locale
An Arkansas man found guilty of violating the main U.S. anti-hacking law by taking 114,000 e-mail addresses from AT&T Inc. (T) had his conviction thrown out by an appeals court that ruled he was tried in the wrong state.
19, Apr 2014 - Washington, AR State highlights: State mental hospitals compared to prisons; Johnson & Johnson ruling; Va. hospita
Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel asked the state Supreme Court on Monday to reconsider its decision tossing out a $1.2 billion judgment against drugmaker Johnson & Johnson, saying justices did "significant harm" to the state and broke from 170 years of precedent.
19, Apr 2014 - 7OYS Case Updates
It appears an Illinois man's unpleasant stay in Arkansas will last a bit longer. It looks like he will spend nearly a full year in the Pulaski County jail before his case goes to trial.
19, Apr 2014 - Cross, AR Supremacist accused in Kansas attacks testified in Arkansas trial
The white supremacist accused of killing three people at a pair of Jewish centers in Kansas testified 25 years ago in Arkansas in a federal trial of a group of men ultimately acquitted of trying to overthrow the government.
19, 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 ...
18, Apr 2014 - Arkansas Gynecologist Took Nude Pics of Patients, Police Say
BENTON COUNTY, Ark. ( 5NEWS KFSM ) â€“ The former Benton County doctor who was sought by police after allegedly taking nude photographs of several patients has been arrested and appeared Thursday in front of a judge in eastern Arkansas, according to prosecutors.
18, Apr 2014 - Arkansas, AR Woman sues Arkansas doctor charged with voyeurism
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A 23-year-old Arkansas woman has filed a lawsuit against a Paragould gynecologist who was charged this week with video voyeurism, alleging she caught the doctor taking nude photos of her during an examination this month, her lawyer said Friday. State police have said ...