Circuit Court Judge Joan Moriarty issued a temporary restraining order against Jeffry Smith of Cincinnati, or anyone acting with him, from entering zoo property in possession of a firearm or any other lethal weapon – whether open or concealed.
Missouri laws may not allow police to keep the protest outside the Saint Louis Zoo’s walls.
A gun-rights advocate says he and others may show up next week at the St. Louis Zoo with firearms or empty holsters to challenge the site’s ban of weapons.
The number of Illinois police departments tracing guns has risen from 392 two years ago to 451 now. Last year, 11,500 crime guns in Illinois were traced, and 6,200 have been so far this year.
183 guns were reported stolen in the first four months of 2015 – a 65 percent increase from the same period last year.
New numbers obtained by KMOX reveal how often it’s happening in St. Louis City.
The St. Louis prosecutor pulls back the curtain of the “viewing room” of the city morgue to call attention to gun killings.
“They know that they’re in a job that could be dangerous at times.” Janet Judd, President, St. Louis Association of Realtors
The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s office is warning convicted felons they can’t carry a gun — no matter what Amendment Five says.
“Lock it for Love” is a program of the group Women’s Voices Raised for Social Justice.