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Court: NCIC search violated hunter’s rights

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Game and Fish Commission officers violated a hunter’s constitutional rights when they requested a criminal-records check of the hunter in the absence of a reasonable suspicion of any violations of law, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

Highway Department withdraws 6 projects

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said Wednesday it has withdrawn six construction projects scheduled for consideration in its July 21, 2015, bid opening because of continuing uncertainty surrounding the Federal Highway Trust Fund.