John Attanasio, the former dean of the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, was arrested Sunday in the Dallas area on a prostitution charge, according to sheriff’s department records.

Attanasio was arrested on the Class B misdemeanor charge by the Texas Department of Public Safety and released the same day after posting a $500 bond, according to records at the Collin County, Texas, Jail.

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