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Group Asking for Clarification of Courts’ Ability to Lower Traffic Fines Based on Income

Saying it would help low-income violators – and the cities they owe money to – a group of local law professors is asking the Missouri Supreme Court to make it clear that it is okay for municipal courts to lower traffic fines based on income.

09/04/2014

Demonstrators protest the killing of teenager Michael Brown outside Greater St. Marks Family Church while Browns family along with civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton and a capacity crowd of guests met inside to discuss the killing on August 12, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a police officer on Saturday in the nearby suburb of Ferguson. Ferguson has experienced two days of violent protests since the killing but, tonight the town remained mostly peaceful. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Expert: Amnesty Would Be ‘Big Step’ Toward Healing Wounds in Ferguson

Saint Louis University law professor John Ammann is calling for non-violent offenders in Ferguson to be given amnesty.

09/04/2014

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Groups Ask Mayor, Council to Forgive Warrants, Fines in Ferguson

Part of the healing process for Ferguson could be to wipe the legal slate clean for non-violent offenders in the community.

08/26/2014

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A Parking Break For Fans Coming Down To Wednesday’s Cardinals Game

Overtime violations won’t be enforced at some meters around Busch Stadium.

10/16/2012

Justice

Most Municipalities Offering Amnesty for Traffic and Misdemeanor Warrants

Today and Saturday if you have an outstanding warrant you can be forgiven.

08/08/2012

The wait was over two hours, Friday morning, as hundreds took advantage of a parking ticket amnesty program offered by the city of St. Louis. May 11, 2012 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Amnesty Is Granted

Hundreds turn out to pay outstanding parking tickets in St. Louis, without accumulated fines.

05/11/2012

Studio B Clock

TIAM: FAA $ Woes, Amnesty & Holy Smoke

Congress fails to fund part of the FAA. Hilarity ensues. Amnesty for those who might need it and blasting a loved ones ashes in shotgun shells.

08/03/2011

Mo. Lawmakers Considering Two Tax Amnesty Proposals

Mo. legislature weighs tax breaks vs. need for more revenue.

01/28/2011

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