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Jury Selection in Trial for Caged Child Case

Jury selection is underway for the trial of two parents who are accused of keeping their 6-year-old autistic son in a makeshift cage.

04/13/2015

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Driver Tells Officer: ‘I’m Not Gonna Lie. I Sell Marijuana.’

The police officer making a traffic stop in suburban St. Louis was confronted with some unexpected honesty when the driver told him bluntly: “I’m not gonna lie. I sell marijuana.”

04/03/2015

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Former Cardinal Curt Ford Punched in Face at St. Louis County Gas Station

Nearly 33 years after delivering a game-winning hit in his first major league at-bat, former Cardinal Curt Ford may be leaving after what police say was a racially motivated attack.

03/26/2015

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Illinois Budget Error Could Jeopardize Criminal Cases

A technical error in how the Illinois budget was written will soon leave courts across the state with a skeleton crew of court reporters, and that could jeopardize criminal cases.

03/24/2015

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Bill Would Increase Penalty of an Adult Providing Alcohol to a Minor

“I can go out and write a $500 bad check and get a felony. But they can go out and kill, and get a misdemeanor.”

03/18/2015

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St. Louis Physician Convicted of Health-Care Fraud Charges

Dr. Devon Golding has been convicted of multiple health-care fraud related charges for billing for services not rendered and false statements involving a health-care benefit plan.

02/17/2015

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2 Plead Not Guilty in Staged Kidnapping of Missouri Boy

Police say the boy’s mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse last week to scare him, because they believed he was too nice to people. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office says the family wanted to teach him about possible danger from strangers.

02/11/2015

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Jury Trial Date Set for Sunset Hills Mayor to Face Felony Charges

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.

02/09/2015

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Gunman on Probation Charged in Sunday’s Shotgun Scare

The man accused of crashing a stolen car in downtown St. Louis and running away from police while carrying a sawed-off shotgun was on probation for an earlier gun crime.

01/26/2015

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Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Teen Charged with Felony

The Tuesday night hit-and-run took the life of 16-year-old Daniel Embrey, who was walking with two friends on Edwardsville Road in Granite City.

10/09/2014

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