BREAKING NEWS

AG Hawley Announces Medicaid Investigation Leads to Guilty Plea in DeBrodie Case


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 20, 2018)  – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that a joint- state and federal investigation led to the guilty plea of Melissa Denise DeLap, 49, of Columbia, Mo. DeLap plead guilty in federal court to health care fraud.  Read more...

AG Hawley Files Lawsuit Against the St. Louis Housing Authority


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 16, 2018) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today filed a lawsuit against the St. Louis Housing Authority and McCormack Baron Management, Inc., challenging the conditions of the Clinton-Peabody Housing Complex in St. Louis. Earlier this year, the Attorney General’s Office announced an investigation into living conditions at the complex. The Office served an investigative subpoena on the Housing Authority, and since that time investigators from the Office have inspected units at the housing complex.    Read more...

AG Hawley Statement on Hair Braiders Supreme Court Case


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 15, 2018) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today released the following statement: “Today, rather than having the Supreme Court review a case that will become moot when the new law, passed by the legislature this year, is implemented, the Attorney General’s Office is waiving its response in Niang v Tomblinson. We encourage the Board of Cosmetology to implement the new law expeditiously.” Read more...

AG Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Rough Country Rustic Furniture, LLC for Deceptive Practices


Jefferson City, Mo. (August 1, 2018) – Attorney General Josh Hawley filed a lawsuit today against Joseph Ross, Ashley Dillard, and their companies Rough Country Rustic Furniture, LLC (“Rough Country”) and Rustic Concealment Solutions, LLC (“Rustic Concealment”). Rough Country is an online furniture company located in Wright County, Missouri. The Attorney General’s lawsuit alleges that the company and its owners used deceptive and unfair business practices in connection with the sale of furniture and home décor. Read more...