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August 26, 2019 - 3:06 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX/AP) — Missouri's attorney general, Eric Schmitt, believes that federal law doesn't protect LGBTQ people from discrimination which is why he was among GOP attorney generals nationwide who signed a U.S. Supreme Court brief outlining the position Friday. The legal battle is...
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April 16, 2019 - 3:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The president isn't waiting. As Washington counts down the final hours until publication of the redacted special counsel report — now expected Thursday — Donald Trump stepped up his attacks in an effort to undermine potential disclosures on Russia, his 2016 campaign and the...
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April 11, 2019 - 4:08 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr says he thinks "spying did occur" against Donald Trump's presidential campaign. His comments before a Senate panel on Wednesday suggest the origins of the Russia investigation may have been mishandled. Barr's remarks aligned him with the president at...
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FILE - In this March 22, 2019, file photo, Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va. Barr told Congress on March 29, to expect version of special counsel's Russia report by mid-April. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
April 01, 2019 - 12:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation will be sent to Congress by mid-April and will not be shared with the White House beforehand, Attorney General William Barr said. Barr's timeline, included in a letter to the chairmen of the...
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March 05, 2019 - 1:40 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr will not recuse himself from overseeing the special counsel's Russia probe after consulting with senior ethics officials, the Justice Department said Monday. The officials advised Barr against recusal from Robert Mueller's investigation into possible...
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February 22, 2019 - 6:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — William Barr has been attorney general for just one week, but is on the cusp of staring down what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public. The position catapults him from Justice...
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Tom Franklin
February 15, 2019 - 10:42 am
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (KMOX) — Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch will be in St. Louis Monday. She'll be the special guest speaker at Webster University as the campus celebrates Black History Month. Webster officials hope this event can bring St. Louisans together and encourage diversity an...
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Wesley Bell
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January 22, 2019 - 7:21 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMOX) — Missouri's Attorney General would have power to prosecute local crimes if local prosecutors refuse to act on police reports under a measure filed in the state legislature. The bill, from St. Louis County Representative Jim Murphy (R-Oakville), is prompted by the decision of...
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Josh Hawley
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December 11, 2018 - 7:12 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Attorney General's Office is pushing back against allegations that Josh Hawley misused public resources to boost his successful U.S. Senate campaign as the secretary of state investigates him. First Assistant and Solicitor General John Sauer in a Monday...
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