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Ex-Judges Seek To Stop Upcoming Missouri Execution

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Attorneys for a condemned Missouri man and several former judges on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his upcoming execution, saying a mistake by his former attorneys cost him the chance to appeal his case through the federal courts. 458 more words


Kevin Killeen's Whole 'nother story -- The Elephant in the Room

Today, Kevin talks with Missouri politicians about whether the opposition to the St. Louis County grand jury in the Michael Brown case is sowing the seeds of another riot… … 71 more words

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St. Louis challenge to gay marriage ban in court

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A legal challenge to Missouri’s gay marriage ban by the city of St. Louis is due back in court Monday.

The city issued marriage licenses to four same-sex couples in June, setting up a court fight in a state where gaymarriage is banned under a 2004 amendment to the Missouri Constitution. 74 more words


Koster Files Lawsuit After Fish Kill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster filed suit Tuesday against Tyson Foods Inc. seeking civil penalties and compensation for state costs and natural resource damages for a large fish kill in southwestern Missouri. 369 more words


EPA Plans Limited Tests of Bridgeton Ball Fields

BRIDGETON, MO–(KMOX)–The EPA lays out its plans for testing little league ball fields for possible radioactive contamination from the nearby West Lake Landfill.

EPA Regional Administrator Karl Brooks says his team will test for gamma radiation starting May 19th from “fence to fence” within the Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex. 294 more words


Judge rules 13-year sentence man never served is complete

NBC News — A Missouri man who was locked up after officials realized he never served a 13-year sentence is being released from prison by a judge who decided he turned his life around when he should have been doing time. 193 more words


Missouri to Bar Teenagers from Buying E-Cigarettes

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri lawmakers passed a pair of bills Thursday to prevent people younger than 18 from purchasing electronic cigarettes, but opponents argue the legislation would pave the way for the nicotine products to be sold with fewer restrictions. 616 more words