BREAKING NEWS

AG Koster obtains an order for preliminary injunction against Hale Real Estate, LLC


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 25, 2016) – Attorney General Chris Koster announced today that Franklin County Circuit Court Judge Gael Wood issued an order stopping Hale Real Estate, LLC from selling gasoline from its convenience store, Golden Bear Fireworks, in Stanton, Missouri. The convenience store is located off I-44 at mile marker 230, the Meramec Caverns exit. The order authorizes the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to lock and secure Hale Real Estate, LLC’s underground storage tanks.  Read more...

AG Koster reaches agreement for the sale and restoration of Oak Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum


St. Louis, Mo. (August 18, 2016) – Attorney General Chris Koster announced today the settlement of his civil lawsuit against Marilyn Stanza and her companies, including the Oak Grove Cemetery Association and Oak Grove Mausoleum Company. The settlement includes a sale of the property to a longtime funeral director who will restore the cemetery. Read more...

AG Koster announces notices going out to consumers eligible for settlement funds from HSBC


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 12, 2016) – Attorney General Chris Koster said today that notifications are being mailed to more than 2,600 Missourians eligible for relief as a result of the Attorney General’s settlement this year with HSBC for violations of the state’s consumer laws. The settlement addressed HSBC’s past foreclosure and loan modification practices.  Read more...

AG Koster warns Missouri consumers about ransomware targeting medical offices, financial firms


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 11, 2016) – Attorney General Chris Koster is warning Missourians that several medical offices and small businesses in Missouri have reported being the victims of recent security attacks to their operating systems. Recent national reports found these types of scams have increased steadily in 2016.   Read more...