Latest Eric Greitens News

Report: No evidence St. Louis prosecutor was threatened

Nov. 7, 2019 4:23 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A special prosecutor tasked with determining if attorneys for former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens threatened St. Louis' top prosecutor said in a report released Thursday that he found no evidence that the attorneys committed a crime. Boone County Associate Circuit Judge Michael Bradley...

Hearing concludes in Missouri abortion clinic licensing case

Oct. 31, 2019 1:42 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An administrative hearing to decide whether Missouri can revoke the license for the state's only abortion clinic concluded Thursday with emotional testimony from a clinic official. The hearing in St. Louis before a commissioner with the Missouri Administrative Hearing Commission was...

Former FBI agent indicted in Greitens case faces March trial

Oct. 28, 2019 11:50 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former FBI agent who helped to investigate former Gov. Eric Greitens is scheduled to go on trial next year on charges of perjury and evidence tampering. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that defense lawyers for 67-year-old William Don Tisaby, of Alabama, and special prosecutor Gerard...

Missouri pays $366K to defend lawsuit over Greitens' app use

Oct. 8, 2019 2:08 PM EDT

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri taxpayers have spent $366,000 on private attorneys to defend former Gov. Eric Greitens' use of a self-deleting text message app, according to a newspaper's review of state records. The bulk of the spending was by the governor's office, and about $161,000 of it came after...

Missouri Lt. Gov. Kehoe launches 2020 campaign to keep seat

Sep. 24, 2019 9:51 AM EDT

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Kehoe is running to keep his seat as Missouri's lieutenant governor. The Republican launched his campaign Monday at a Jefferson City park. Voters never elected Kehoe lieutenant governor. He was appointed to the position following a government reshuffling when former Gov....