Decatur Woman Can Petition to Become Nurse Under New LawThe new measure allows anyone convicted of a forcible felony to petition for a health care worker license.
St. Louis Judges Give Felons Probation in 61 Percent of CasesNew numbers obtained by KMOX reveal how often it's happening in St. Louis City.
Chief Dotson Blasts Amendment Allowing Felons to be ArmedSt. 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.
Slay: City Job Applicants No Longer Have to Disclose Felony ConvictionsMayor Francis Slay says if a felon has already served their time, they should be given another chance.
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.