State appeals judge Roy Richter introduced himself to defendants, first, by lowering many fines, putting them in line with what the state and county charge.
Authorities say the boy’s mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse to scare him because they believed he was too nice to people.
According to CNN, the issue at stake is “a pattern of racially discriminatory tactics used by officers within the Ferguson Police Department.”
Not backing down and not making a deal, the mayor of Sunset Hills now has a court date to fight allegations that he sideswiped a cyclist with his car.
Officials with several St. Louis County municipal courts say not only is the response to the month-long Holiday Amnesty program disappointing, but it may be having a negative impact on courts.
Attorneys for group appealing ruling that overturned Oklahoma’s gay marriage ban say kids are better off in a home with a mother and father.
A middle-school football coach accused in the kidnapping and killing of a 10-year-old girl in southwest Missouri plans to plead not guilty, his public defender said in a brief hearing Friday.
An express lane for gun cases is now open in the St. Louis City Circuit Court. Starting this week, gun possession cases will be moved in front of a judge in 60-to-90 days.
A group of St. Louis attorneys says the old adage “do the crime, do the time” doesn’t always make sense.
Lawmakers have approved legislation allowing the expansion of special courts to handle current and former military personnel.