Ill. Election Board Could Take Up Case of 3 St. Clair Co. JudgesThe judges plan to retire in name only to avoid retention elections that require 60 percent approval rather than a simple majority.
Slay Blames Justice System for St. Louis Crime IncreaseOne local judge doesn't quite agree with Slay's opinion to throw the book harder at criminals.
Judge Stops Missouri from Revoking Abortion LicenseThe judge's ruling doesn't allow the clinic to immediately resume abortions because it still needs to find a physician who meets state requirement that a doctor must have local hospital admitting privileges to perform abortions there.
St. Louis Lawsuit Against Horse Carriages Thrown OutAn appeal on the decision this Wednesday will coincide with a planned protest to remember a carriage horse named King.
Judge Gives Probation to Drunk Driver in Severed Arm CaseA Florissant mother is devastated after a St. Louis County judge gives probation to a drunk driver whose head-on crash sliced off her 4-year-old son's arm.
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.
Veteran Asks Court to Reverse Illinois on Marijuana for PTSDAn Illinois veteran is asking a judge to reverse a state decision against adding post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of diseases eligible for medical marijuana treatment.
Lawsuit Against St. Louis Minimum Wage Hike In Court TuesdaySt. Louis is 10 days away from a minimum wage increase to $8.25, and eventually up to $11 per hour in 2018.
Judge or Jury: A Fight Before The Fight Over Minimum Wage IncreaseThe lawsuit goes to court on Oct. 6, but the St. Louis city minimum wage increase is set for Oct. 15.
Judge Denies Temporary Restraining OrderA judge has denied a request for a temporary restraining order for the city's new minimum wage law.
Dotson Singles Out Judge After Probation Leads to DeathDotson says he's thinking of creating a website to track the sentencing records of circuit court judges, so voters can see who's tough on crime and who's not.
Judge Pushes for Settlement in Homeless Shelter's Lawsuit Against St. LouisNew Life Evangelistic Center sued the city after it forced them to shelter fewer than 35 of the usually 200 people every night.