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Religious Freedom Restoration Act Bill Passed by Arkansas House Committee

Religious Freedom Restoration Act Bill Passed by Arkansas House Committee

An Arkansas House of Representatives Committee has just passed a new Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) bill on Thursday. The controversial bill is now on its way to the full breadth of the House of Representatives to be voted on. The vote will most likely happen within the next few days. On Wednesday evening, just […]

North Carolina Introducing RFRA Laws

North Carolina Introducing RFRA Laws

Following in the footsteps of Indiana, North Carolina has chosen to introduce their own version of the Religious Freedoms Reformation Act (RFRA) laws. This is not the first state to choose to continue forward with the passing of this bill, as Arkansas has also decided to move forward with a version of the law that […]

Republican Party Sign Nuclear Letter

Republican Party Sign Nuclear Letter

With the 2016 election around the corner, Republicans are trying to do what they can to prove to the citizens they can run the nation in the right direction. However the Republican Party signed a nuclear letter. Since no plan is in effect due to any defense they had against Obama’s previous policies, they have […]

Bullying: Are the Teachers at Fault?

Bullying: Are the Teachers at Fault?

It is all fun and games until someone figures out the bullies are calling all the shots. On Wednesday, February 25, three high school teachers at Wilson High School in downtown Portland Oregon were dismissed from duty and put on paid administrative leave for the possible bullying, harassment and hazing of various students. Christine Miles, […]

Little Rock Shooting Sparks Manhunt

Little Rock Shooting Sparks Manhunt

A shooting in Little Rock, Arkansas has sparked a manhunt for two suspects who have evaded capture to this point. One man is in custody after three people fled a vehicle during a traffic stop shortly after the shooting was discovered. Little Rock Police arrived at the scene of the shooting, near the intersection of […]

7 Children Taken In Arkansas During Home Search for Mineral Supplement

7 Children Taken In Arkansas During Home Search for Mineral Supplement

Seven young children were taken from their parents during the execution of a search warrant, looking for drugs. What the police found have some in the community shaking their heads, as it was not what officials thought they would find. The father of the family, Hal Stanley, has stated that what was found in the […]

Arkansas Police Release Details in Shooting of 12 Year Old

Arkansas Police Release Details in Shooting of 12 Year Old

Arkansas police are currently searching for the man they believe broke into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment and shot her 12-year-old son and have released details about the incident and the suspect.  Forrest City detectives are hunting for a 28-year-old man named Ricardo McDaniel. They believe that he entered the apartment through a window, then fatally shot […]

Little Rock Zoo Fall Critically Injures Child

Little Rock Zoo Fall Critically Injures Child

After suffering a fall at the Little Rock Zoo that critically injured him, a three-year-old boy is hospitalized after being rescued from the jaguar exhibit Friday. At about 10:45 am, a family member held the child on the railing to see into the enclosure when he fell from the railing in with two jaguars. The […]

Arkansas Realtors Death Raises Red Flags for Agent Safety

Arkansas Realtors Death Raises Red Flags for Agent Safety

Yesterday the body of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter was discovered outside Little Rock, and her death has raised red flags for the safety of realtors throughout the country. Carter disappeared last Thursday night after showing a vacant home to a man posing as a prospective buyer. She never returned from the appointment. Thirty-three-year-old […]

Aaron Lewis Accused of Killing Arkansas Real Estate Agent

Aaron Lewis Accused of Killing Arkansas Real Estate Agent

Aaron Lewis, the man who has been accused of both kidnapping and killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter stated on Tuesday that she had been targeted because she was “a woman that worked alone.” Lewis, who is an ex-con, appeared in court and gave a plea of not guilty to charges of capital murder, […]

Same Sex Marriage Approved in Arkansas

Same Sex Marriage Approved in Arkansas

The rights of gay people to commit to same-sex marriage have finally been approved in Arkansas. The Pulaski County Circuit Court has ruled that a constitution amendment that was passed in 2004 by voters was an unconstitutional crack at trying to constrict the meaning of equality as set forth in the charter. The ruling also […]

Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down in Arkansas

Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down in Arkansas

  On Friday, a judge in Arkansas struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage. The judge ruled that the ban violated the U.S. Constitution’s equal protection clause. Judge Chris Piazza said that the ban was an attempt by a majority to exclude a small minority, and would set a precedent he does not support. Although […]

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