Judge: Chicago Jail's Newspaper Ban Violates 1st Amendment A federal judge in Chicago has ruled that a long-standing ban on all newspapers at one of the nation's largest jails violates inmates' right to free speech.
St. Louis News Editors Spar Over Police Report Details Included in ArticleWas Friday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch story on former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl and a past affair with a Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon staffer newsworthy, and should it have included the name of a possible victim of sexual assault?
Century-old Time Capsule From Missouri Capitol OpenedMissouri state workers donning masks and blue gloves with the care of surgeons cut open a 100-year-old time capsule from the Capitol on Thursday.
Repealing Mo. Newspaper Tax Exemptions "Not Retaliation"Bill's sponsor says he's just following their advice
More Problems for Missouri Newspapers Newspaper companies would face higher printing costs under a proposal by a Missouri House committee that eliminates the sales tax exemption for printing materials.
Newspapers Considering Not Running Doonesbury Abortion Comic StripUniversal Press Syndicate will offer replacement Doonesbury comic strips next week to newspapers that don't want to run a series focusing on a Texas law that requires women to have an ultrasound before getting an abortion, officials said Friday.