Show-Me Cannabis allegation: By state law, the St. Louis County Drug Task Force can only receive state funding if it has an oversight board. A Sunshine Law request for minutes of oversight board meetings was answered with “no such documents exist.”
With legislatures convening across the country, lawmakers are moving quickly to respond to one of the biggest stories of the past year, the police killings of unarmed residents in Missouri, New York and elsewhere.
Attorneys say ruling could impact all Americans.
“You go into the emergency room, you really bare your soul … All that information is used against you,” says Beth Maloney.
“Isaiah currently is doing really quite poorly medically even though Michelle, his mom, has had only closely supervised access to him.” – Dr. Marc Feldman
Owner Republic Services says it feels latest round sought by state is unnecessary.
Centralia, Ill. native James Brady ultimately died from complications after taking a bullet in 1981 shooting.
Columbia, Ill. man serving life in prison for murders of wife and two sons
Some districts like Edwardsville were already following guidelines
Officials with several St. Louis County municipal courts say not only is the response to the month-long Holiday Amnesty program disappointing, but it may be having a negative impact on courts.