A state senator from the Metro-East thinks more can be done to keep the mentally ill from committing violent crimes with guns and other weapons.
Norman, 28, St. Louis City, pleaded guilty last April to one felony count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Mayor says new restriction provides atmosphere of safety for residents and guests.
City leaders in a Lake of the Ozarks community have voted to ban open carrying of firearms to boost the area’s image as a family friendly tourist destination.
The amendment would define the right to bear arms as “unalienable” and require the state to defend against any “infringement” of that right.
The House General Laws Committee was urged to prohibit landlords from restricting firearms on rented property.
Teacher organization says they do not want teachers carrying firearms in the classroom.
Steven Neal Henderson, of Iberia, Mo., was charged with first-degree murder of 13-year-old Macala Shelton, who was reported missing and found dead on an unoccupied farm.
The city’s block parties kick off tomorrow and Alton Police say there are exceptions to Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons’ decision not to prosecute residents.
The Executive Committee voted 12-3 on legislation to ban the delivery, sale or transfer of ammunition feeding devices of more than 10 rounds after emotional testimony.