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Union Lawsuit Seek Full Pay Despite No Illinois Budget

Unions representing Illinois state employees have filed a lawsuit demanding they will be paid in full and on time despite the lack of a 2016 fiscal year budget.

07/02/2015

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Kansas Gun Dealer to Pay Woman for Selling to Felon

Owners of a southeast Kansas gun shop sued for selling a weapon that a man used to kill himself and his 8-year-old son have reached a $132,000 settlement with the child’s mother, according to lawyers in the case

07/01/2015

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Priest Sues Accuser After Sex Abuse Charges Dropped

A St. Louis priest who was accused of sexually abusing a boy in a Catholic school bathroom before the charges were dropped earlier this month is suing the alleged victim’s parents, police and a victim’s rights group.

06/26/2015

Track and Field: Endeavor Games. Joshua Kennison (1) in action during Long Jump competition at Edmond North High School. The Games are an annual competition for physically disabled athletes.
Edmond, OK 6/11/2011
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Illinois High School Athletics Required to Allow Students with Disabilities

Illinois High School’s swimming, and track and field teams are required to allow disabled students to participate.

06/25/2015

A rendering of the proposed St. Louis NFL stadium from a video released June 15, 2015. (YouTube/HOK)

St. Louis NFL Task Force Want to Skip Public Vote

City attorneys will tell the judge that the vote is necessary and represents the will of the people, who approved it.

06/25/2015

Illinois Department of Corrections is being sued for supposedly put too many inmates in solitary confinement for too long. (Courtesy of IRN)

Lawsuit: Ill. Prison Inmates Kept in Solitary Confinement for Years for Minor Infractions

The federal civil rights lawsuit claims some Illinois inmates have been kept in near-total isolation for decades.

06/25/2015

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Illinois’s New Weed Businesses Worried About Gun Laws

Medical Marijuana hasn’t been sold legally in Ill., yet, but business owners are worried about being liable for gun incidents at their stores.

06/25/2015

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St. Louis SWAT Storms Into Wrong Home

A lawsuit against the city’s SWAT unit claims they had a warrant, but not for the house they burst into.

06/25/2015

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Satanic Worshipers Sue over Missouri’s Abortion Law

A group of Satanic worshippers are suing Missouri’s governor and attorney general, alleging the state’s abortion restrictions are illegal.

06/24/2015

"Slugerrr" the Kansas City Royals mascot performs during Game Two of the 2014 World Series against the San Francisco Giants at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Jurors Hear Testimony in Civil Case Against Royals, Mascot

Jurors are hearing testimony in a lawsuit against the Kansas City Royals by a Kansas man who was struck in the eye by a foil-wrapped hotdog flung by the team’s mascot.

06/17/2015

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