Five other states are joining Missouri’s fight against a California egg law regulating the living conditions of chickens.
The office will be open because Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon is barred by term limits from seeking re-election.
The court’s ruling, however, left Missouri less than three hours to meet an 11:59 p.m. deadline to execute Herbert Smulls at the state prison in Bonne Terre.
Chris Koster says he’s received complaints about inflated prices and dwindling supply.
Attorney General Chris Koster says his consumer protection hotline has received several reports of phone callers claiming to be from a power company and demanding money to avoid disconnecting their service.
U.S. Supreme Court to issue ruling after 8 A.M. Wednesday
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster’s office has appealed the stay of execution for convicted killer Allen Nicklasson, calling the federal appeals court ruling “an abuse of discretion.”
Allen Nicklasson, 41, had been scheduled to be put to death at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for killing businessman Richard Drummond in 1994.
Gov. Nixon has directed Missouri’s Department of Revenue to accept joint tax returns from same-sex couples who were legally married in other states.
The decision Tuesday by Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster means that Ryan Ferguson could be released from prison soon.