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File photo of a jail cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Kansas City Man Sentenced to Life for Grandmother’s Death

A Missouri judge has sentenced a 19-year-old Kansas City man to life in prison for stabbing his grandmother to death a day after she celebrated her 70th birthday.

06/30/2015

An image from White Castle surveillance footage that was used as evidence in the Angie Young murder case.

Three St. Louis Men Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder-for-Hire

The victim, 36-year-old Angie Young, was shot and killed execution-style – 11 bullets through a window – as she sat behind the wheel of her car in a White Castle parking lot.

11/20/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Kevin Reid Sentenced to Life in Prison for 2005 Murder

50-year-old Kevin Reid has been sentenced to life in prison and no parole for the 2005 murder of 19-year-old Anquinette Parker and her 4-year-old cousin, Cermen Toney Junior.

04/16/2014

Court Gavel

Illinois Man Gets Life in Madison County Killings

Kevin Reid was sentenced to life in prison in the 2005 deaths of a pregnant woman and a 4-year-old child whose bodies were found years later in a cistern.

04/15/2014

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Pro-Marijuana Group Calls On Mo. Gov. For Pardon

Show Me Cannabis is calling on Governor Nixon seeking pardon for Missouri man serving life in prison of marijuana charges.

03/13/2014

Booking photo of Shawn Morgan

Missouri Man Gets Life in Prison for Killing Girl

A southeast Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for abducting and killing a 3-year-old neighbor girl in 2011.

03/10/2014

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Two Woman Get Life for Plot to Kill Husband

The two woman planned and caused the murder of Melvin B. Griesbauer.

06/18/2012

Justice

Man Gets Life for Murdering Girlfriend’s Son

The murder happened Christmas eve of 2005.

06/12/2012

Senator Joe Keaveny, D-St. Louis

Lawmaker Wants to Know the Cost of Life Vs Death

“We know, from states like Kansas that have studied this issue, that it costs much more to carry out the death penalty than it does to incarcerate a convicted felon for life.

02/15/2012

Alyssa Bustamante

Bustamante Entering Missouri’s Prison System

“If I could give my life to get her back I would. I’m sorry.”

02/10/2012

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