Two Missouri men’s prisons and two women’s prisons would be selected for the program’s trial.
21-year-old Ronnell Hood will now go to prison for an additional 8 years, though he has already served 3 awaiting trial.
Illinois Gov. George Ryan steps out of prison on Wednesday after serving five-plus years.
Victims ranged in age from 8 to 13.
A southwest Missouri man accused of keeping a young woman as a sex slave for several years was scheduled to change his plea in a case that federal prosecutors have called one of “the most horrific ever prosecuted” in the district.
The supermax prison is paying out hundreds of thousands of dollars in overtime to its security staff despite having more guards than inmates, according to a newspaper report.
A newly married couple is in jail after reportedly driving a teenager across state lines for the sake of having sex with her.
Both plead gulity to defrauding government out of disaster benefits.
A judge in East St. Louis has sentenced a 32-year-old woman to 16 years in federal prison for robbing three branches of “The Cash Store.”
A local man charged with molesting three children blamed “bad soda” for his behavior.