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St. Louis Public Defender Calls for More Attorneys

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The St. Louis Public Defender is calling for more state funding to hire more lawyers for defendants who can’t afford their own attorney. 210 more words


But I don’t want to go!!

One legal issue that rarely gets mentioned is what happens if a company decides to re-locate. Many contracts of employment include mobility clauses which effectively force employees to move, leave or face dismissal. 316 more words

Employment Law

Private Attorneys Offer to Help Overworked Public Defenders

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Private attorneys in the St. Louis area have committed to take over some cases from the state’s overburdened public defender system on a volunteer basis. 138 more words


Politicians, Police Debate Prop A

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – St. Louis voters are told, vote ‘yes’ on Prop A and an unnecessary city office will disappear and police officers will get body cameras. 274 more words


Kinloch Fire Department Officials Face Fraud Charges

KINLOCH, MO (KMOX) – The fire chief and president of the Kinloch Fire Department’s board face federal fraud charges.

Prosecutors say 50-year-old Darren Small and his wife, 39-year-old Jayna Small allegedly stole money from the fire district to pay for personal items like cigarettes and liquor, as well as home utility bills. 45 more words