BREAKING NEWS

Missouri AG Issues Report Regarding Clergy Abuse in the Roman Catholic Church


St. Louis, Mo. (September 13, 2019) – Today, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt held a press conference to announce the findings of the investigation into allegations of sexual abuse by clergy members in the Roman Catholic Church. After an extensive review of the records of thousands of clergy members and conducting interviews with victims, the Attorney General’s Office will refer 12 former clergy members for potential criminal prosecution, the most of any state attorney general probe, and laid out suggested guidelines for the Catholic Church moving forward. Read more...

Missouri Attorney General, Dekalb County Prosecutor Secure Over Two Dozen Indictments Relating to Crossroads Correctional Center Riots


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 10, 2019) - Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced today that over two dozen individuals were indicted by a DeKalb County grand jury for their involvement in a May 2018 riot at the Crossroads Correctional Center in Cameron, Missouri. Read more...

AG Schmitt Joins Bipartisan, Multistate Investigation into Google’s Business Practices


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 9, 2019) – Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt and a coalition of 50 attorneys general led by Texas Attorney General Paxton announced today the launch of a multistate, bipartisan investigation of tech giant Google’s business practices in accordance with state and federal antitrust laws. Read more...

AG Schmitt Announces Charges Filed Against Former Madison County Deputy Collector


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 3, 2019) – On August 23, 2019, the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, acting as Special Prosecuting Attorney for Madison County, filed charges against former Madison County Deputy Collector Kelcey Gresham. Mrs. Gresham, a 31 year old resident of Fredericktown, is charged with five felony counts of stealing U.S. currency while acting in her capacity as Deputy Collector for the county. Read more...