ACLU

Ed Mueth, former Director of Executive Administration, St. Louis County Health Department

ACLU Files Suit For Release of Mueth Embezzlement Documents

Mueth was the county health department official who committed suicide amid suspicions he stole millions from county taxpayers.

07/18/2014

Photo: Alecia Hoyt Photography

St. Louis Challenges Missouri Ban on Gay Marriage

The city of St. Louis issued four same-sex marriage licenses in a City Hall ceremony.

06/26/2014

Scott Rolen #27 and Albert Pujols #5 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after defeating the Detroit Tigers in Game Five of the 2006 World Series on October 27, 2006 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Cardinals defeated the Tigers 4-2 to win the World Series 4 games to 1. (Photo: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Police Records Show Mishandled Evidence

Internal St. Louis police records released as part of a lawsuit over seized 2006 World Series tickets show broader mishandling of other evidence by vice and drug officers.

06/16/2014

Jim Ardis

Peoria Mayor Sued over Home Raid in Response to Fake Twitter Account

A man whose home was raided in response to a parody Twitter account he set up in the name of Peoria’s mayor is suing the city, the mayor and the police chief, alleging authorities violated his constitutional rights to free speech.

06/12/2014

Scott Rolen #27 and Albert Pujols #5 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after defeating the Detroit Tigers in Game Five of the 2006 World Series on October 27, 2006 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Cardinals defeated the Tigers 4-2 to win the World Series 4 games to 1. (Photo: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Judge Orders Police to Turn Over Records on World Series Tickets

A St. Louis judge has ordered the city police department to turn over disciplinary records related to officers’ use of 2006 World Series tickets seized from scalpers.

06/12/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Appeals Court Overturns Missouri Flag Burning Law

A federal appeals court has overturned a Missouri law that makes it a crime to burn or otherwise desecrate the American flag, citing Constitutional free-speech protections.

05/30/2014

File photo of a cop car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Judge: Drivers Can Flash Lights to Warn of Police

A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction prohibiting a St. Louis County town from ticketing drivers for flashing their headlights to warn other drivers that police are nearby.

04/09/2014

Photo: Thinkstock

Court Considers Joint Tax Filings from Gay Couples

Officials don’t know whether any same-sex couples have filed joint Missouri tax returns since Gov. Jay Nixon directed the Revenue Department last fall to permit it for those legally married in another state.

04/04/2014

Photo: KMOX

Should Missouri Legalize Marijuana?

That was the topic a panel of five experts discussed Monday night at Harris Stowe St. University.

03/25/2014

Photo: ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmates Sue Neb. Prison System For Right To Get Married

A civil liberties organization sued the Nebraska prison system Tuesday on behalf of two inmates who say their constitutional rights are being violated because they haven’t been allowed to marry each other.

02/27/2014

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