Death Row Inmate Will Not Be Executed Wednesday"The issue though, is that the Constitution protects everyone, and it protects Mr. Johnson's rights, as well."
Federal Judge Declines to Block Missouri ExecutionA federal judge refused Tuesday to block Missouri's scheduled execution next week of an inmate who killed three convenience store workers with a claw hammer, rejecting his claim that the execution drugs could cause an agonizing reaction with his brain tumor.
FCC Votes to Further Cut Cost of Calls for InmatesMignon Clyburn with the FCC says the cost of the calls have placed ``incredible burdens'' on the family members.
Former Inmate Sues Jackson County Over Shackles During LaborMegon Riedel claims in the federal lawsuit in Kansas City that she was 39 weeks pregnant on Oct. 5, 2012, when workers at the Jackson County Detention Center put her in handcuffs and shackles and drove her to a state prison in Vandalia, more than 200 miles away.
Attorney: Jail Guards Were Slow to Admit Injuries to Inmate A man who said he was beaten in the Jackson County Jail alleges in a new court filing that corrections officials were slow to tell hospital staff how the man suffered broken ribs, three cracked vertebrae, a collapsed lung, cuts and bruises.
Inmate's Divorce Request Rejected by Missouri Supreme CourtThe court ruled the inmate won't be able to show up for hearing because he is incarcerated.
UPDATED: Missouri Inmate Presses 11th-Hour Appeals as Execution NearsA Missouri inmate who abducted and killed a 19-year-old woman in 2001 is asking state and federal appeals courts to spare him from execution.
Inmate Stabs Another Inmate Using Homemade WeaponA St. Louis Police officer stated he was at the Warrant Office when he heard an “officer in need of aid” call announced at the St. Louis City Justice Center Thursday around 11:30 a.m.
Attorneys Push for Clemency in Scheduled Missouri ExecutionAttorneys for Cecil Clayton, 74, argue in last-minute appeals and a clemency request that Clayton has dementia and brain damage from a 1972 sawmill accident.
Inmates Allege Jailer Put Pepper Spray on PizzaFranklin County Sheriff Gary Toelke says four inmates complained of pain in their mouths and stomachs after they ate the pizza from an area restaurant on Tuesday.
Kansas Seeking Inmate Released from MissouriThe Kansas Department of Corrections has been looking for 35-year-old Sean P. McKenzie, who was mistakenly released from a southwest Missouri jail.
Okla. Pharmacy Won't Give Drug For Mo. Execution An Oklahoma pharmacy has agreed not to provide Missouri with a made-to-order drug for an inmate's execution scheduled for later this month, according to court documents filed Monday.