Hastert Judge Won't Consider Support Letters Unless PublicThe judge in Dennis Hastert's hush-money case says that if the former U.S. House speaker wants letters of support considered during his sentencing, they must be made public.
Prosecutors: Hastert Sought to Hide Sex Abuse of 14-Year-OldHe is scheduled to be sentenced April 27.
Ferguson Council Could Soon Accept DOJ Reform DealThe 131-page consent decree is intended to correct problems identified in last year's Justice Department report.
Ferguson Reconsiders DOJ's Less Strenuous ReformThe council last month tried to change it, which the DOJ equated to outright rejection, so the DOJ filed suit.
Chicago Court Rules, Somali Pirate Can't Withdraw Pleahe movie ``Captain Phillips,'' starring Tom Hanks, depicts Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse and his crew hijacking a ship in 2009.
Video Limits By State Senate Argued Before Missouri High Court"Progress Missouri" says Senate ban on recordings violates Mo. sunshine law.
Illinois Makes Cameras-in-Court Policy PermanentA spokeswoman for the state's highest court said Monday that the roll-out of the program has gone so well that justices decided to end the experimental phase.
Cleric Arrested During Ferguson Protests Found Not GuiltyA cleric arrested during a protest in Ferguson has been found not guilty of willfully disobeying a police order to disperse.
Saint Louis Zoo Defends Its Ban On GunsDeschamp argued that the zoo is a daycare institution, an educational institution and an amusement park.
Court Holds Status Meeting on Purchase of Grant's FarmBilly Busch wishes to buy the financially faltering Grant’s Farm and keep it within the Busch family. However, the Saint Louis Zoo has put an offer on the table, as well.
NFL Set to Defend $1B Concussion Settlement Amid AppealsThere would not be coverage for depression, seizures and mood disorders, which some experts link to concussions.
Bond Set for Man Accused of Online Threats Toward MizzouJudge Kimberly Shaw agreed during a Wednesday court appearance to give him the opportunity to post bond and stay with his parents in their Lake St. Louis home.