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Southeast Missouri Mental Health Center

Padded Walls, Not Prison Cells, For Some Missouri Sex Offenders

Currently, nearly 200 men are part of the SORTS program, not for what they’ve done but for what they might do in the future.

12/26/2013

Cary Ball Sr. and Toni Taylor file suit after police shot and killed their son, Cary Ball Jr. (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Police Union Unhappy FBI Will Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting

Cary Ball Jr., 25, was shot and killed by police downtown on April 24, 2013 following a car chase, crash, and foot pursuit.

12/20/2013

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Black Jack Man Sentenced to Life in Prison For Killing Stepfather

Cedric Anderson was sentenced for the November, 2010 killing of David Foote in front of Anderson’s preteen daughter and Foote’s wife.

12/19/2013

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St. Louis Ethical Society Hosting Debate on Marijuana Tonight

On one side will be the executive director of Show-Me Cannabis; on the other is president of the Missouri Narcotics Officers Association.

12/18/2013

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, (KMOX/file photo)

Dooley Vows to Fight Judge’s Ruling in Trash Dispute

Dooley maintains that the county did not act inappropriately when redrawing trash routes so it shouldn’t own trash companies anything.

12/18/2013

Madison County, IL courthouse

Business Group Calls Metro East Counties ‘Judicial Hellholes’

Ed Murnane of the Illinois Civil Justice League says this is enemy territory when businesses are hauled into court.

12/17/2013

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Mo. Lawmakers Will Again Try to Limit Medical Lawsuits

Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones says the liability limits are a priority for the 2014 session.

12/16/2013

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Branson Christian Sports Camp Facing Sex Abuse Lawsuits

One lawsuit, filed in Taney County against Kanakuk Kamps, alleges former director Peter Newman molested a boy from 2000 to 2005.

12/02/2013

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House Springs Man Who Killed Two Dogs Faces Littering Charge

Kyle Busby, 21, alleges the puppies were in deplorable health so he slit their throats and left them in a creek.

11/18/2013

A photo of the Chinese flag, via CBS News.

St. Louis Whistle-Blower: Feds Under-Prosecuted Chinese Map Making Case

Jim Peterson told the feds Sanborn Map Company was using Chinese subcontractors to create three-dimensional maps of Marine Corps bases in the U.S. and U.S. supply lines.

11/18/2013

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