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MO Attorney General Chris Koster cracks down on Walgreen's over charging customers

Koster Cracks Down on Walgreens Overcharging

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–Walgreens agrees to submit to widespread audits to settle a state lawsuit, alleging customers were overcharged on twenty percent of items purchased. The price tag audits, and fines for violations, were announced by Missouri […]

06/04/2014

A protester stands outside the Supreme Court (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Mo. Attorney General Warns of Affordable Care Act Scams

“I think we’re going to see fake websites, I think we’re going to see slick mailers,” warns Joe Bindbeutal, the office’s Consumer Protection Division Chief Counsel.

09/30/2013

Kurt Schaefer

Two GOP Lawmakers to Run for Missouri Attorney General in 2016

Election 2016 in Missouri is already seeing a slew of candidates as two Republican lawmakers have formally announce plans to run for attorney general.

09/19/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Hot Spot Near West Lake Landfill Raises Concerns

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–An environmental group is warning a new underground fire could be forming at a Bridgeton landfill — closer to buried nuclear waste than the current fire. The existing underground fire at the Bridgeton Sanitary […]

09/13/2013

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo: Getty Images/Scott Barbour)

Missouri AG Raises Concerns About Gun-Law Nullification

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster raised concerns Tuesday about a bill attempting to nullify some federal gun-control laws, urging lawmakers to think twice before voting to override a gubernatorial veto of the measure.

09/03/2013

Smoke and steam rise from the dig site at the Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, May 23, 2013
(Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Landfill Expert Warns of Long Term Cleanup Costs at Bridgeton Landfill

BRIDGETON, MO–(KMOX)–With the fire still smoldering deep underground at that Bridgeton landfill, an industry consultant is warning the long term cleanup costs could put the parent company at risk and leave taxpayers picking up the […]

09/02/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Missouri Attorney General Calls on Congress to Fight Prostitution

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster is part of a coalition urging Congress to update a law to help fight sex trafficking and prostitution.

07/24/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill (Photo: KMOX)

Koster: Landfill Smoldering Being Watched Closely

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster was in St. Louis to announce an agreement with Republic Services, operators of the Bridgeton Landfill.

05/14/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill

Odor Problems Elsewhere for Owners of Bridgeton Landfill

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–This week’s lawsuit filed by the state of Missouri against a company that owns a burning Bridgeton landfill is not the first time the firm has had environmental trouble. Republic Services Inc., owners of […]

03/29/2013

KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Koster Sues Landfill Owner to Put Out Raging Garbage Fire

The State of Missouri files suit against the owner of a Bridgeton landfill where an underground fire has neighbors afraid for their health.

03/27/2013

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