Missouri Supreme Court
Ferguson’s new municipal judge ordered massive changes Monday in the city’s much-criticized municipal court, a move he said is aimed at restoring confidence in the system and easing the burden on needy defendants.
The ruling was on an appeal of a 2006 case involving officers distributing World Series Tickets confiscated from scalpers.
The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a state law banning felons from possessing firearms, ruling that it does not violate a constitutional right to bear arms.
Zink killed 19-year-old Amanda Morton after rear-ending her car on Interstate 44.
A report from the Missouri Supreme Court highlights several potential conflicts of interest among Ferguson’s court staff, prosecutor and police.
An appeal was filed in the Missouri Supreme Court seeking Michael Brown, Jr.’s juvenile records.
Letters need to be postmarked by the end of the day, today, as May 1 is the deadline.
Supporters of the ban say red light cameras are used by cities to generate revenue, and there is limited evidence on whether they improve safety.
Longtime equipment manager Todd Hewitt sued team after his dismissal in 2011.
State appeals judge Roy Richter introduced himself to defendants, first, by lowering many fines, putting them in line with what the state and county charge.