2 Petitions Planned to Ease Missouri Marijuana LawsThe statewide initiative would amend the Missouri Constitution to allow patients to use small amounts of marijuana for medicinal needs.
Illinois Task Force To Develop Rules for DronesThey plan to create new laws regarding drone use by citizens and law enforcement.
Police: St. Louis Man Dies After Jumping From Moving Squad CarThe man was in handcuffs, but somehow opened the police car's back door and jumped out.
Missouri Passes in Zero Categories of Cancer Prevention StudyFewer than half of U.S. states passed three or more of the nine categories.
Legislative Reforms Lagging a Year After Michael Brown's DeathThe Wall Street Journal reports that other than a few successful bills on body cameras for police officers, most other measures have failed or stalled amid opposition from police unions and prosecutors.
Convicted Felons Argue They Have Gun Rights TooA Missouri law prohibits convicted felons from owning a firearm, but they want their Fifth Amendment right.
Missouri Bills That Become Law Under NixonHere's a look at some of the measures Governor Nixon signed or allowed to become law Tuesday.
Illinois's New Weed Businesses Worried About Gun LawsMedical Marijuana hasn't been sold legally in Ill., yet, but business owners are worried about being liable for gun incidents at their stores.
No One is Above the Law - Especially Tax LawDestry Marcotte, 48, was trying to call himself a "sovereign citizen," and as such was filing claims that the IRS owed him $600,000.
New State Laws Create Changes for Drivers, Gun Owners and StudentsMissourians will see changes to hot topics like school safety, gun regulations and road rules after laws Gov. Jay Nixon signed went into effect this week.
Slay Seeks Tougher Regulations To Combat Surge In Gun Violence"We need to send a message" to criminals, St. Louis mayor says.
Overland Man Faces Child Porn Charges; Additional Victims SoughtRepairman found illicit images on Ronald Mills' computer.