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Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Announces Charges Filed against former Gasconade County Sheriff’s Deputy, Matthew A. Hutchings

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley yesterday announced that his office has filed felony criminal charges in Gasconade County against former Gasconade County Sheriff’s Deputy Matthew A. Hutchings.  Deputy Hutchings is charged with two counts of sodomy in the first degree, and one count of sexual abuse in the first degree. In … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Announces Charges Filed against former Gasconade County Sheriff’s Deputy, Matthew A. Hutchings

Missouri News: Attorney General Josh Hawley Warns Missourians about New Telephone Scam

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today issued a scam alert, warning Missouri residents about a new telephone scam.  The Attorney General’s Office has received numerous complaints this week from Missouri residents after being contacted by would-be scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. Those who have received these scam calls … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Josh Hawley Warns Missourians about New Telephone Scam

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Jeffrey Kowalski Sentenced for Attempted Identity Theft

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced Jeffrey Kowalski of Camden County has been sentenced to 17 months in jail after being found guilty of violating two counts of Missouri’s Merchandising Practices Act, one count of attempted identity theft, and one count of attempted stealing by deceit.  He was found guilty of … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Jeffrey Kowalski Sentenced for Attempted Identity Theft

Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Urges Public Service Commission to Increase Privacy Protections for Missouri Consumers

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today submitted a regulatory filing urging the Public Service Commission to adopt more stringent privacy protections for Missouri consumers.  The Public Service Commission, which regulates Missouri utilities, is considering rules governing how companies use and share customer information. Attorney General Hawley argued that the Commission should … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Urges Public Service Commission to Increase Privacy Protections for Missouri Consumers

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Files Motion Seeking Criminal Sanctions Against Backpage.com

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that his office has filed a motion for criminal sanctions against Backpage.com related to false statements the company made in court.  Backpage’s recent guilty pleas include admissions that directly contradict statements Backpage made in court proceedings with the Missouri Attorney General’s Office. In May … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Files Motion Seeking Criminal Sanctions Against Backpage.com

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Office Will Not Retry Brad Jennings

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Thursday announced that his office will not pursue a retrial against Brad Jennings in the 2006 Christmas Day death of Lisa Jennings.  In February, a judge vacated Jennings’ 2009 second-degree murder conviction when evidence was presented that a gunshot residue test had been conducted but the results … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Office Will Not Retry Brad Jennings

Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Announces a $100 Million Multistate Settlement with Citibank for Manipulating Interest Rate Benchmarks

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced a $100 million multistate settlement with Citibank for fraudulent conduct involving U.S. Dollar (USD) LIBOR.  This is a benchmark interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of dollars and has a widespread impact on global markets and consumers. The investigation was conducted by … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Announces a $100 Million Multistate Settlement with Citibank for Manipulating Interest Rate Benchmarks

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Announces, John R. Davidson, (SVP) Sexually Violent Predator Commitment

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that John R. Davidson, 46, formerly of Kansas City, has been committed as a sexually violent predator.  Davidson has a twenty-year history of sexually abusing young children. In 1998, Davidson was arrested for committing a lewd act at a public pool while watching young girls … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Announces, John R. Davidson, (SVP) Sexually Violent Predator Commitment