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Chief Dotson Blasts Amendment Allowing Felons to be Armed

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson is not blaming Circuit Judge Robert Dierker’s decision to drop gun possession charges against a convicted felon – he’s holding legislators responsible.

03/02/2015

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Slay: City Job Applicants No Longer Have to Disclose Felony Convictions

Mayor Francis Slay says if a felon has already served their time, they should be given another chance.

10/15/2014

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Illinois Prisoners Pay More for Health Care

“Convicted felons are folks who have broken our laws,” State Representative Emily McAsey says. “I don’t think it’s unreasonable to have a reasonable copay for non-emergency medical services.

01/03/2012