The mother of a 7-year-old Illinois girl who authorities say was stabbed to death by her uncle was sentenced to 120 days in jail.
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule Wednesday on two petitions regarding Missouri death row inmate Herbert Smulls, the Missouri Attorney General’s office said.
The U.S. Supreme Court granted a temporary stay of execution for Missouri death row inmate Herbert Smulls on Tuesday night.
A 21-year-old central Illinois man was sentenced to 120 years in prison for a shooting that injured four people at a party.
Attorneys for Herbert Smulls expressed concerns Monday about Missouri’s execution drug, even as the state prepares for its third execution since November.
Chris Koster says he’s received complaints about inflated prices and dwindling supply.
Tim Wolfe is asking for independent case review and wants chancellors to review their campus policies.
Taylor Turf seeks to reclaim the $292 thousand it says it’s owed for installing field surface at MetLife Stadium.
Randolph County State’s Attorney Jeremy Walker says state police testing of evidence may destroy some of the potential trial exhibits in the case.
A man and woman will serve time in federal prison after a racially motivated arson attempt on a black family’s home in Independence.
A major operation, bringing law and order to what could be the region’s most dangerous neighborhood.
Blagojevich says prosecutors are trying to prevent his lawyers from proving his innocence.