Missouri Pharmacist Indicted on Federal Fraud Charges

Patricia Hoehn allegedly wrote prescriptions for hydrocodone for three different people representing that they were prescribed by a licensed medical doctor.


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Chicago Mayor Lobbying for State to Ease Up on Certain Drug Offenses

The mayor and police superintendent in Chicago are sounding like crusaders for decriminalization of narcotics.


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Nixon Wants More ‘Manageable’ Criminal Code Bill

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon wants legislators to draft a more “manageable” version of a 700-page bill overhauling the state’s criminal laws.


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Lawmaker Wants To Expel Students With Felonies

An Illinois lawmaker proposes a bill that would expel students with felony records.


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Oklahoma Bigfoot Hunt Ends With One Person Shot, 3 Arrested

3 people are arrested and one man shot after a bigfoot hunt gone bad in Oklahoma.


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Inmate: Jail Won’t Provide Proper Medical Care

A federal judge has scheduled a hearing Monday for a paraplegic inmate who says he should be released from detention because he’s not receiving proper medical care at the Madison County jail.


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Wildwood Woman Sentenced For Child Endangerment

The woman who admitted to leaving her newborn child under a tree has been sentenced to one count of child endangerment.


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Teen Charged for Hit-and-Run that Killed A 2-Year-Old

Charles Guice has been charged for the hit-and-run that killed a toddler, after turning himself in on Monday.


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East St. Louis Man Charged with Smash and Grab

Police question whether East. St. Louis man charged with last week’s smash and grab robbery is linked to similar burglaries.


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Ex-Detective Pleads Guilty To Sex Abuse Charges

Federal prosecutors say Edwards committed sex acts with the five women without their consent, in some cases causing injuries.