The Democratic rep wants to reduce the penalty for possession of low levels of marijuana or harder drugs.
Drug addicts in Franklin County are stealing urns from cemeteries and selling the metal to feed their addiction.
Police say Bowe was pulled over for speeding when marijuana was found in his vehicle.
Dr. Tyler Roskos says veterans who suffered blast injuries have changes in brain tissue that are still apparent years after.
Authorities say two women overdosed on heroin and died last year due to acts committed by Deborah Perkins and Douglas Oliver.
St. Louis Police Sgt. Gary Wiegert, a Tea Party activist and lobbyist for the Show-Me Cannabis group, will be a featured speaker.
Prosecutors say Michael Cook was a St. Clair County circuit judge when he got heroin from Sean McGilvery “on an almost daily basis.”
“Antibiotics, when they’re used appropriately, are life-saving drugs but when they’re used inappropriately that’s when we run into the problems,” SLU physician Nirav Patel says.
The suspects’ crimes range from drug crimes to property crimes, such as burglary, to gun crimes such as unlawful use of a weapon and unlawful possession of a firearm.
The Centers for Disease Control began investigating the drug, a handful of innocent-looking herbs sealed in small packet, after it sent eight users in Georgia to a hospital.