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Andre Cole

NAACP and ACLU Ask Gov. Nixon to Halt Execution

Advocators are asking Gov. Nixon to stop today’s scheduled execution of Andre Cole.

04/13/2015

Courtroom

Jury Selection in Trial for Caged Child Case

Jury selection is underway for the trial of two parents who are accused of keeping their 6-year-old autistic son in a makeshift cage.

04/13/2015

Melvin Scherrer

Killing Suspect Gets 30 Years on Unrelated Drug Conviction

The man accused of killing a southeast Missouri tattoo artist and putting his remains in a septic tank has been sentenced.

04/03/2015

Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer (KMOX file photo)

Jury Trial Date Set for Sunset Hills Mayor to Face Felony Charges

Not backing down and not making a deal, the mayor of Sunset Hills now has a court date to fight allegations that he sideswiped a cyclist with his car.

02/09/2015

Former Anheuser-Busch executive Francine Katz and her lawyer after asking a judge for a new trial in her gender discrimination case. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Former Anheuser-Busch Executive’s Request for New Trial Denied

Katz was once the highest-ranking female executive at the brewery. She sued her former employer claiming gender discrimination. A jury ruled in favor of Anheuser-Busch in May.

09/30/2014

Photo: Getty Images

Hung Jury In Patrice Thimes Shooting Death

Two men were on trial for first-degree murder in the death of jazz singer Denise Thimes’ sister.

05/17/2014

Photo: Florissant Police

Cannon Trial: Paralyzed Officer Set to Testify

Florissant Police Officer Mike Vernon faces Brian Cannon Jr. who is accused of shooting and paralyzing him nearly two years ago.

03/06/2014

Photo:  Florissant Police

Trial Begins for Man Who Shot Florissant Cop

Jury selection is scheduled to begin for Brian Cannon Jr. who’s charged with 11 counts stemming from the shooting and other crimes he allegedly committed in 2012.

03/03/2014

Effingham County prosecutors charged Justin D. DeRyke, 22, with three counts of first-degree murder.

Trial Pushed Back For Man Accused Of Killing Niece

A 22-year-old Effingham County man accused of fatally stabbing his 7-year-old niece won’t go on trial until next year.

11/26/2013

Nicholas Sheley

Trial of Alleged Spree Killer Delayed to January

Nicholas Sheley is accused in the deaths of eight people in a 2008 killing spree in Illinois and Missouri.

07/18/2013

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