Missouri Attorney General

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Urges Congress to Close Deadly Fentanyl Loophole

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, as part of a bipartisan coalition of 52 state and territory attorneys general, called on Congress yesterday to help end the opioid epidemic and close a loophole that allows those who traffic deadly fentanyl to stay a step ahead of law enforcement. Led by Attorneys General … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Urges Congress to Close Deadly Fentanyl Loophole

Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Primary Election Victory

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley issued the following statement Tuesday night after winning the Missouri Republican Primary for U.S. Senate: “Tonight the conservative people of Missouri sent a message loud and clear to the Washington elites.  Missouri sent a message in 2016, but Claire McCaskill was so comfortable in her Washington condo … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Primary Election Victory

Missouri Political News: AFP-Missouri: Hawley’s Better For Missouri Than McCaskill

Grassroots group congratulates Josh Hawley, urges voters to replace McCaskill JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Americans for Prosperity-Missouri (AFP-MO) congratulated Josh Hawley on his Republican primary victory Tuesday.  The current Missouri Attorney General, Hawley will face incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill in the general election. “Josh Hawley will be a formiddable opponent for Sen. McCaskill,” said AFP-MO … Continue reading Missouri Political News: AFP-Missouri: Hawley’s Better For Missouri Than McCaskill

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 AG Hawley Releases Preliminary Results of Rape Kit Audit

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today released a preliminary report highlighting important results from the statewide rape kit audit conducted by his Office. The preliminary report indicates that there are at least 4,889 untested sexual assault kits currently in the possession of law enforcement agencies, crime labs, and healthcare providers in … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Releases Preliminary Results of Rape Kit Audit

Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Leads Coalition in Support of Stiffer Penalties for Irresponsible Drug Manufactures

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, along with Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Washington Attorney General Robert Ferguson, led a bipartisan coalition of 39 state and territory attorneys general to call on congressional leaders to promptly pass measures to help hold opioid manufacturers accountable for their role in the opioid epidemic … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Leads Coalition in Support of Stiffer Penalties for Irresponsible Drug Manufactures

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Hawley Announces Monroe County Murder Sentencing

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that Callaway County Circuit Court Judge Jeff Harris has sentenced Jason Lee Lage, 36, to life in prison for the murder of 26-year old Zachary Dawson of Madison, MO.  Lage was also sentenced to an additional 50 years for armed criminal action.  In March, … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Hawley Announces Monroe County Murder Sentencing

Missouri News: AG Hawley Files Amicus Brief in Support of Ending Burdensome Regulations on Farmers

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, joined by 14 other state attorneys general, filed an amicus brief supporting the repeal of the Obama Administration’s 2017 Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices Rule.  The brief argues that this Rule, adopted on the very last day of the Obama Administration, was both illegal and economically … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Hawley Files Amicus Brief in Support of Ending Burdensome Regulations on Farmers