Embattled Missouri Governor Proposes $68M in Higher Ed CutsHe did not directly answer repeated questions from reporters Monday over whether allegations that he took a partially nude photo of the woman are true.
Hawley Wants Penalties for Missouri Records Law ViolationsHawley's call to update state record-retention laws comes as his office is looking into reports that fellow Republican Gov. Eric Greitens and other top staffers in his office have Confide app accounts.
Greitens: 'This Is A Mistake That I Made, But It's Not Who I Am'"Mark, there was not blackmail, there was no photograph for a threat of blackmail, there was no threat of violence, there was no violence. Those things are false."
AUDIO - Gov. Greitens to KMOX: 'I Made a Mistake. I'm Deeply Sorry ... We're Moving On'Greitens said there were no other affairs with other women, and he's ready to move forward for the people of Missouri.
Greitens Attorney: 'Zero' Chance Governor Will ResignSocial media was buzzing with resignation rumors Friday, even though the governor has said he would not step down, despite calls from five Republican lawmakers earlier this week urging him to do so.
4 GOP Lawmakers Call for Missouri Governor's ResignationThe calls from Republican women for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens to resign are adding up.
Allegations Against Missouri Governor Raise Legal RisksA conviction on a blackmail charge can carry years or even decades behind bars. However, blackmail can be difficult to prove, especially without third-party witnesses, said Jeff Cramer, a former top federal prosecutor in Chicago.
What Lawmakers, Community Say to News of Greitens' Affair"I really, really feel for his wife, and his children, and he said that he made a mistake, but sometimes mistakes have consequences," Nasheed told KMOX. "I think that at the end of the day, he needs to do the right thing and he needs to resign his position so that we can begin to heal."
Gov. Greitens Acknowledges Affair, Denies Blackmail AllegationsThe station reported that the woman's ex-husband alleged Greitens photographed her nude and threatened to publicize the images if she spoke about the affair.
Organization Files Lawsuit Against Greitens Over Use of AppThe Confide app deletes text messages and prevents recipients from saving, forwarding, printing or taking screenshots of messages.
Missouri Governor Commutes Life Sentence in 1982 CrimeFormer Greene County prosecutor Thomas Mountjoy, who tried Henderson's case, said in the news release that he was in favor of Greitens' decision.
Gov. Greitens Under Review Over Secretive Messaging AppGreitens spokesman Parker Briden says the governor's office is confident the review will find that staffers follow the law.