Attorney General

Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Applauds Guilty Verdict in Quadruple Homicide Case

Poplar Bluff, MO (STL.News) – Friday, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt applauded the work done by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and members of the Attorney General’s Office in obtaining guilty verdicts in a quadruple homicide case in Ripley County, Missouri.  The Honorable Michael Pritchett, a judge from Butler County, decided, after a bench trial … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Applauds Guilty Verdict in Quadruple Homicide Case

Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Recaps Successful First Month as Attorney General

Jefferson City, MO (STL.News) – Eric Schmitt is celebrating a successful first month as Missouri Attorney General while looking ahead to his priorities for the office in the coming months.  Schmitt was officially sworn into the office on January 3, 2019. Since assuming the office, Attorney General Schmitt has focused on accruing a talented staff, … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Recaps Successful First Month as Attorney General

Missouri News: AG Schmitt Releases List of Top Ten Consumer Complaints of 2018

Jefferson City, MO – Jan. 30, 2019 – The Missouri Attorney (Eric Schmitt) General’s Office received 116,912 consumer complaints in 2018.  The Consumer Complaint Unit received 66,927 complaints and the No-Call Unit received 49,985 complaints.  The top 10 Consumer Complaints in 2018 by industry were: 1. No-Call Complaints (49,985) The Missouri Attorney General’s Office received … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Schmitt Releases List of Top Ten Consumer Complaints of 2018

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Files Motion to Stay Jefferson County Circuit Court Ruling Against Alabama Memorial Preservation Act

MONTGOMERY, AL – Jan. 26, 2019 – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the State of Alabama has filed a motion to stay a January 14, 2019, Jefferson County Circuit Court judgment declaring the Alabama Memorial Preservation Act of 2017 to be unconstitutional. The motion to stay, filed Friday morning in Jefferson County Circuit Court, seeks to preserve … Continue reading Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Files Motion to Stay Jefferson County Circuit Court Ruling Against Alabama Memorial Preservation Act

Washington State News: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Sues LuLaRoe Pyramid Scheme

Lawsuit asserts LuLaRoe deceived thousands of consultants OLYMPIA, WA – Jan. 26, 2019 – Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson yesterday announced a lawsuit against multi-level marketing business LuLaRoe and several of its “home office” executives, alleging that the company’s former bonus structure constituted a pyramid scheme.  The lawsuit also asserts that LuLaRoe’s claims regarding … Continue reading Washington State News: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Sues LuLaRoe Pyramid Scheme

Florida News: Attorney General Ashley Moody Heads to Sebring with Victim Advocates

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Jan. 24, 2019 – Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody and a team of victim advocates are headed to Highlands County to support law enforcement and assist the family members of victims of today’s bank shooting.  Immediately following the shooting, Attorney General Moody spoke to Highlands County Sheriff Paul Blackman to offer support … Continue reading Florida News: Attorney General Ashley Moody Heads to Sebring with Victim Advocates

Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Initiates Community Outreach as Part of “Safer Streets” Initiative

SAINT LOUIS, MO – Jan. 23, 2019 – After yesterday’s announcement of Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt’s “Safer Streets” Initiative, Schmitt kicked off the community outreach component of the initiative earlier today.  In addition to designating prosecutors as “Special Assistant United States Attorneys” to help combat and prosecute violent crime in areas of St. Louis, … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Initiates Community Outreach as Part of “Safer Streets” Initiative