Missouri Public Defender Counsel Michael Barrett will serve as the next director of the Missouri State Public Defender System, the Public Defender Commission said Friday. (Updated)
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In a settlement, three police agencies agreed to use tear gas to break up protests only after announcing it and allowing people time to leave unless there’s an “imminent threat.”Read More »
Along a short stretch of winding road through a nondescript apartment complex, two memorials of stuffed animals mark the spots where young men died. The sites are separated by roughly 1,000 feet, but in a sense are worlds apart.Read More »
A judge still must answer the big money question in a contest over property worth millions of dollars after a jury decided a businessman’s widow used “undue influence” in convincing him to shift ownership of his real estate company to ...Read More »
A video journalist arrested while covering the unrest in Ferguson after Michael Brown was fatally shot last summer plans to fight the charges at trial.Read More »
Although Attorney General Chris Koster's gubernatorial campaign has had a policy in place for months to address concerns that he was influenced by lobbyist perks and political donations, an audit released Tuesday faulted his state office for not implementing a similar system.
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