Tag: federal court

Federal judge tosses lawsuit, allows Attorney General investigation into Backpage.com

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit that sought to block the Missouri Attorney General from conducting an investigation. The lawsuit, filed by Backpage.com, came after Attorney General Josh Hawley’s office had requested documents and information as part of an investigation that began in May […]

Campaign contribution amendment largely overturned in federal court

$2,600-donation limit remains KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Western District Court of Missouri overturned the one of popular ballot issue in the state Friday when it ruled the state needs to stop enforcing Article VIII of the Missouri Constitution, which went into effect because of the passage of Amendment 2 in […]