Tag: Attorney General’s Office

Hawley announces results of independent investigation into Stockley case, finding one instance of wrongdoing by AG’s Office

Jefferson City, Mo.  – The results are in, and the investigation into alleged wrongdoings by the Attorney General’s Office under former Attorney General Chris Koster in the 2012 civil lawsuit regarding the death of Anthony Lamar Smith have been confirmed to some extent. In a statement issued by Missouri Attorney General Josh […]

Release: Rep. Roberts says new report emphasizes need to address continued racial disparities in traffic stops

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. Steven Roberts said today that a report recently released by the Missouri Attorney General is further proof that the state needs to act quickly to address the fact that black motorists continue to be pulled over at an unacceptably high rate.  Roberts said the […]

Attorney General’s office recuses self from Trinity Lutheran case, citing Greitens’ executive order

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Attorney General’s Office has recused itself from handling a U.S. Supreme Court case due to a conflict of interest. Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia will argue before the nation’s highest court challenging the state’s denial of an application for a grant from the Department of Natural Resources […]