BREAKING NEWS

AG Josh Hawley Emphasizes Office’s Commitment to Transparency


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 18, 2017) – In response to the audit released by State Auditor Nicole Galloway this morning, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley emphasized his commitment to increasing transparency and accountability for expenditures from the State’s Legal Expense Fund. The audit released today analyzed records dating back to 2012, and it considered only the first two months of 2017.  Read more...

AG Hawley calls for anti-riot laws to be enforced, pledges full resources of Attorney General’s Office


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 16, 2017) -- Attorney General Josh Hawley sent a letter this morning to the St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office outlining the laws against rioting and vandalism the Circuit Attorney has responsibility to enforce, and making available all resources from the Attorney General's Office to prosecute individuals who engage in violence or crime in the wake of the Jason Stockley verdict. Read more...

AG Josh Hawley Statement on Jason Stockley Verdict


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 15, 2017) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today released the following statement regarding the verdict in the Jason Stockley case: "The First Amendment guarantees the right of every American to peaceably assemble and express their views and their grievances. I encourage protestors to demonstrate peacefully, mindful of their safety and the safety of others. I know our law enforcement will work to keep them safe." Read more...

AG Hawley Warns Missouri Consumers about Fraudulent Charities


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 13, 2017) – In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today warned consumers to be wary of fake charities that might ask for monetary donations for victims of natural disasters. Scammers have been known to use emails, telephones, and even fake social media accounts to contact consumers asking for donations for recent disasters, and then keep the money.  Read more...