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Missouri and 18 states file Supreme Court suit over energy policies

Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey filed a lawsuit with 18 other states against California, Connecticut, Minnesota, New Jersey, and Rhode Island at the United States Supreme Court to halt policies they claim threaten Missouri energy. General Bailey asserts that the defendants have brought unprecedented pressure against the nation’s most vital energy companies for an alleged […]

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Joplin man sentenced to prison for $300,000 fraud schemes

A Joplin, Mo., man was sentenced in federal court for two fraud schemes, totaling nearly $300,000, including fraudulent loans under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and a so-called “transaction reversal” bank scheme. Deaviyon Rockett, 22, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Roseann A. Ketchmark to five years and three months in […]