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Smoking Now Banned at All Illinois Public Colleges

The only exception to the ban is if you’re in a car either driving or parked on campus.

07/01/2015

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Missouri Advocates Praise Ruling for Health Care Subsidies

Missouri health care advocates praised a U.S. Supreme Court ruling Thursday that backs nationwide subsidies under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

06/25/2015

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Supreme Court Upholds Nationwide Healthcare Law Subsidies

The justices said in a 6-3 ruling that the subsidies that 8.7 million people currently receive to make insurance affordable do not depend on where they live, under the 2010 healthcare law.

06/25/2015

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Columbia Man Accused of Illegally Transporting Deer to Florida

A St. Louis grand jury indicted 54-year-old Charles “Sam” James, of Columbia, Missouri, of violating federal law barring the trade of wildlife that have been illegally transported or sold.

06/10/2015

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Bill Establishing Civilian Oversight Board Effective Today

The city of St. Louis is now accepting applications to become one of seven members on the board.

06/05/2015

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Appeal Filed Seeking Michael Brown’s Juvenile Records

An appeal was filed in the Missouri Supreme Court seeking Michael Brown, Jr.’s juvenile records.

05/07/2015

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Slay Signs Police Oversight Bill Into Law

Slay, who took the unusual step of being a co-sponsor, signed the bill Wednesday. It officially becomes law June 5.

05/06/2015

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Mo. Senate Committee Hears Pledge of Allegiance Measure

The Senate General Laws Committee was urged to restrict a current law by requiring the Pledge of Allegiance be recited in public schools every school day and only in English.

04/22/2015

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Officials in Efforts to Enforce the ‘No Call’ Law

Officials are trying to combat the robo call harassment by enforcing the “No Call” law.

04/16/2015

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Missouri Senate Advances Bill to Fix Student Transfer Law

Missouri senators have given initial approval to a less expensive proposal to fix issues with the state’s flawed student transfer law.

04/13/2015

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