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US clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department cleared a white former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old on Wednesday, but also issued a scathing report calling for sweeping changes in city law enforcement practices it called discriminatory and unconstitutional. 699 more words

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Missouri attorney general urges changes to deadly force law

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri’s attorney general says the state should create a scholarship to encourage diversity in law enforcement and update the state’s law on police use of deadly force. 101 more words

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Missouri Attorney General sues owner of derelict north St. Louis County cemetery

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- Families promised eternal care for their loved ones have been angered and heartbroken over the poor maintenance and conditions at… 163 more words

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Missouri Cities Added to Lawsuits Over Traffic Fine Revenues

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – More St. Louis County cities are facing a lawsuit from the state attorney general over traffic fine revenues.

Attorney General Chris Koster said in a Thursday court filing that four additional cities are in violation of a law capping the portion of funding cities can get from traffic violations. 96 more words

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OPINION MAKER PANEL – JANUARY 18, 2014

Who will be governor in 2016?

This Week’s Opinion Makers:
Anne Schweitzer
Senior Associate, Public Eye, Inc.
@Schweitzer88

Megan Shackelford
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Candidates Who Choose Not to Run ...

Several prospective candidates for various offices made official yesterday their plans not to seek another position.

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Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI-1), the 2012 Republican vice presidential nominee, confirmed that he will not run for president in 2016. 565 more words

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Reaction to McCaskill Announcement

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Upon hearing Sen. Claire McCaskill’s announcement Monday that she’ll seek re-election to the U.S. Senate and won’t be running for governor of Missouri in 2016, Missouri Attorney Chris Koster, a potential Democratic candidate for governor, issued this written statement: 75 more words

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