Missouri House Passes Law to Tighten Abortion RegulationThe legislation now heads back to the Senate because of changes made in the House to create more stringent restrictions.
2 Groups File Lawsuit to Halt Missouri's Voter ID LawThe suit alleges that Missouri has failed to provide funding for voter education, free voter IDs for those who need them, and training for poll workers.
Missouri Parole Board Accused of Playing 'Parole Bingo' With InmatesA non-profit public-interest law firm is asking Governor Eric Greitens to seek reform in Missouri's parole and probation system.
Missouri Official: IDs Available for Voters Who Need ThemA constitutional amendment approved by voters last November requires photo IDs for voting, with some exceptions.
New Missouri Photo ID Voting Law Draws CriticismThe new law that takes effect Thursday is a state constitutional amendment approved by Missouri voters last November.
Missouri Expungement Fees Could Violate State ConstitutionA report by the state auditor cautions that the 2016 law could surpass constitutional limits on lawmakers raising taxes or fees without a public vote.
Missouri Court Overturns Law Enacted After Ferguson UnrestThe law came in the wake of the sometimes violent protests sparked by the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Missouri Lawmakers OK Ban on Sex Offenders By Kids' MuseumsThe measure also would make sex trafficking of minors a form of child abuse under state law.
Right-to-Work Backers Fundraising to Protect Missouri LawSupporters of right to work in Missouri are coming together to raise money to fend off attacks on the new law.
It's Now Illegal To Have Sex With Animals In OhioAs of last week, it's now officially illegal to engage in sexual activities with an animal.
St. Louis Public Defender Calls for More AttorneysMary Fox says her office handles about 100 jury trials a year with a team of 20 public defenders.
Connecticut, Other States Look to Stop Child MarriagesLegislation that attempts to end or curb child marriage has been proposed this year in New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, Texas, Missouri, Maryland and Pennsylvania.