As Missouri Debates New Abortion Curbs, Both Sides RallyRepublican Gov. Eric Greitens led an anti-abortion rally in support of proposed new measures such as mandatory annual health inspections of clinics.
Missouri Senate Panel Advances Abortion RegulationsThe proposals could be debated by the full Senate as early as Wednesday.
Local Group Hopes To Turn '4/20' Into A Day Of AdvocacyAttitudes are shifting - so should the attitude toward this "unofficial stoner holiday."
Doctors Warn Against Teen Pot Use Amid Looser Marijuana LawsMany parents use the drug and think it's OK for their kids, but ``we would rather not mess around with the developing brain,'' said Dr. Seth Ammerman.
Missouri Court Upholds Limits on Cellphone Tower RegulationsThe Missouri Municipal League successfully challenged those laws in 2013, when a judge found procedural violations in the way they were passed.
Lawmakers Alter Deadly Force Standards for Police, CitizensThe bill says an officer can only use deadly force if a suspect is dangerous.
Missouri Senators Consider Government Role in Road SafetyOne bill reviewed in a hearing Wednesday would require everyone in a car to wear a seat belt, including adults in the backseat who are currently exempt from seat belt requirements.
Ferguson Commission Co-Chair Says Panel Making ImpactStarsky Wilson cites 11 bills based on commission's findings.
Ethics, Voter ID Among Measures to Watch in Missouri SessionMissouri lawmakers arrived at the Capitol on Wednesday to start the 2016 session.
Nixon Outlines Ethics Changes as Priority for 2016 SessionNixon said he wants to restore campaign contribution limits, ban lobbyist gifts and close the revolving door, which allows lawmakers to immediately become lobbyists after leaving office.
New 2016 Laws in Illinois Include Directives for PoliceThere will be 237 new laws taking effect Jan. 1 in Illinois.
Powdered Alcohol, Caffeine Illegal in IllinoisThe two new laws will both go into effect January 1.