A Turkish journalist has reached a settlement in a lawsuit against the St. Louis County Police Department over his arrest at the Ferguson police shooting protests.
Author lists nearly two dozen possibiities, but points to need for state help.
Rising violence in St. Louis has led federal and local law enforcement and prosecutors to collaborate on a project aimed at reducing the problem.
Judge: “He had a dark heart and no conscience.”
Federal prosecutors in St. Louis announced the indictments of five men Wednesday for two separate killings, the first charges brought since the police chief reached out to the U.S. Attorney’s office to help stem violence in the city.
A federal judge has narrowed a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the family of Michael Brown Jr. against Ferguson.
Sylvester Caldwell pled guilty to extortion charges related to a towing company and a Pine Lawn convenience store.
Records from the U.S. Marshals show drugs and weapons are the leading categories of arrests.
The justices said in a 6-3 ruling that the subsidies that 8.7 million people currently receive to make insurance affordable do not depend on where they live, under the 2010 healthcare law.
The federal civil rights lawsuit claims some Illinois inmates have been kept in near-total isolation for decades.