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Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley, Attorneys General Coalition, Reaches $148 Million Settlement with Uber over Data Breach

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that he, along with 49 other states and the District of Columbia, has reached an agreement with California-based ride-sharing company Uber Technologies, Inc. (Uber) to address the company’s one-year delay in reporting a data breach to its affected drivers. Uber learned in November 2016 … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley, Attorneys General Coalition, Reaches $148 Million Settlement with Uber over Data Breach

Missouri News: California Man, Jonathan Bobadilla-Soto, Charged in a Federal Complaint in Connection with a Traffic Stop

ST LOUIS, MO – Jonathan Bobadilla-Soto, 26, of Adelanto, California, was charged in a federal criminal complaint regarding a traffic stop which resulted in the seizure of approximately 34 pounds of ICE (crystal methamphetamine). According to the affidavit of the complaint, on September 12, 2018, Task Force Officers stopped a white colored Chevrolet Traverse SUV … Continue reading Missouri News: California Man, Jonathan Bobadilla-Soto, Charged in a Federal Complaint in Connection with a Traffic Stop

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo | Trump tariffs put Missouri Senate candidate Hawley in a bind

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo— The fate of a Missouri nail manufacturer suffering under President Donald Trump’s steel tariffs has put Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley in a bind between his support for the president’s trade strategy and a local plant that says it could be forced to close. Mid Continent Nail Corporation says it could shutter … Continue reading JEFFERSON CITY, Mo | Trump tariffs put Missouri Senate candidate Hawley in a bind

Missouri News: 2018 Constitution Project set to kick off with events at Missouri Capitol

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Students from 12 Missouri high schools will kick off the 2018 Constitution Project competition Wednesday, September 5 at the Missouri Capitol Building in Jefferson City. The kickoff event is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. in the House Chamber.  Speakers are expected to include Missouri First Lady Teresa Parson, Missouri Speaker … Continue reading Missouri News: 2018 Constitution Project set to kick off with events at Missouri Capitol

Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III as Circuit Judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit, St. Louis County

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced the appointment of Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III, as circuit judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit in St. Louis County, to take effect September 21, 2018.  He will fill the vacancy upon the September 20, 2018, retirement of Judge Douglas R. Beach.  Judge Borbonus … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III as Circuit Judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit, St. Louis County

Missouri News: Columbia Police still seeking one in homicide investigation in 1500 block of Sylvan Lane on Aug. 27

COLUMBIA, MO – Columbia Police continue their investigation into the homicide on Monday, August 27th in the 1500 block of Sylvan Lane and have arrested a fourth suspect. Hollie A. Johnson, 35, of Columbia was arrested on charges of Murder 2nd Degree – Felony.  Bond has not been set and Johnson has been remanded to … Continue reading Missouri News: Columbia Police still seeking one in homicide investigation in 1500 block of Sylvan Lane on Aug. 27

Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Friday filed a petition in the Circuit Court of Taney County urging the court to enjoin Branson Duck Vehicles, LLC and Ripley Entertainment, Inc. from operating duck boats in Missouri.  The Attorney General’s Office alleges violations of the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act, Missouri’s principal consumer-protection statute. On … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

Missouri News: Mexican National, Sergio Diaz-Ortiz, Sentenced to 15 Years for Meth Conspiracy

SPRINGFIELD, MO – A Mexican national was sentenced in federal court today for his role in a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine in the Joplin, Missouri area. Sergio Diaz-Ortiz, 33, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 15 years in federal prison without parole.  The court also ordered Diaz-Ortiz to forfeit to the … Continue reading Missouri News: Mexican National, Sergio Diaz-Ortiz, Sentenced to 15 Years for Meth Conspiracy