Josh Hawley

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Shannon County Public Corruption Charges

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that his office has filed a felony complaint in Shannon County against former City of Winona Clerk Terri Denton.  The complaint alleges that Denton, during her time as city clerk, misappropriated at least five hundred dollars. The charges allege that Denton was employed by the … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Shannon County Public Corruption Charges

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Responds to Secretary of State Inquiry

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today sent a letter responding to a request for information from Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Office.  The letter rebuts in detail the frivolous nature of the complaint filed by the American Defense Legal Fund. CLICK to read the letter at AGO.MO.GOV SOURCE: news provided by … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Responds to Secretary of State Inquiry

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Multistate Fight Against Robocalls

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that he has joined a bipartisan group of 40 state attorneys general to stop or reduce repetitive and harmful robocalls.  This coalition is reviewing the technology that major telecommunications companies are pursuing to combat illegal robocalls. “This multistate effort is vitally important,” Hawley said.  “Missourians … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Multistate Fight Against Robocalls

Missouri News: Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces $6 Million Settlement with Encore Capital, Midland Credit Management, and Midland Funding

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley yesterday announced that Missouri joined 41 states and the District of Columbia in reaching a $6 million settlement with Encore Capital Group Inc. and its subsidiaries Midland Credit Management, Inc. and Midland Funding, LLC, one of the nation’s largest debt buyers. Debt buying involves buying and … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces $6 Million Settlement with Encore Capital, Midland Credit Management, and Midland Funding

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Indictment of Phelps County Attorney, Brant Shockley

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that a Phelps County Grand Jury indicted attorney Brant Shockley with 18 counts involving sexual assaults of four different women.  The charged criminal conduct dates back to 2014 and occurred at the Defendant’s home and offices in Phelps County. Shockley was taken into custody Friday. … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Indictment of Phelps County Attorney, Brant Shockley

Missouri News: Mississippi County Sheriff Cory Hutcheson Pleads Guilty to Fraud and Identity Theft, Will Resign

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that Cory Hutcheson, 35, of East Prairie, MO, Tuesday pled guilty to federal felony charges as part of a global resolution of federal and state criminal and civil cases pending against him.  He pled guilty to wire fraud and illegally possessing and transferring the means … Continue reading Missouri News: Mississippi County Sheriff Cory Hutcheson Pleads Guilty to Fraud and Identity Theft, Will Resign

McCaskill Loses Re-Election To Republican Challenger Hawley

It’s an end of an era after Senator Claire McCaskill lost her bid for re-election to the U.S. Senate.  The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri was defeated by Republican challenger, Attorney General Josh Hawley. During her concession speech, McCaskill appeared upbeat. “I know my mouth gets me into trouble and I’ve had to be careful.  Not … Continue reading McCaskill Loses Re-Election To Republican Challenger Hawley

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