U.S. Supreme Court

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Local Lutheran Leader Weighs In On New Birth Control Guidelines

The Reverend Dr. Matthew Harrison calls this new accommodation for religious institutions that object to the contraception mandate a step in the right direction.


Missouri DUI Case Goes To The U.S. Supreme Court

“It was a very significant invasion of personal privacy and personal dignity to have someone plunge a needle in your arm while you’re handcuffed and restrained.”


Update: Battle Lines Drawn on Illinois Concealed Carry

Gun control advocates urged Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan to quickly appeal the ruling.


George Ryan

Federal Appeals Court Denies Ryan’s Appeal

A ruling in his favor could have led to Ryan’s release from an Indiana prison. It was widely seen as his last chance to get out of prison early.


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Mo. Candidates Try To Turn Court Ruling Into Cash

Missouri candidates are wasting little time attempting to turn the U.S. Supreme Court’s health care ruling into campaign cash.



Missouri Will Have Its Say on Healthcare Despite Supreme Court Ruling

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP)–No matter whether the federal health care law stands or falls before the U.S. Supreme Court, Missouri voters will get to register their opinions this November on whether the governor should be […]


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High Court Rules on Payday Lenders

Payday lenders can require that customer disputes be settled by arbitration instead of through class-action lawsuits.


Jim Roos and a friend celebrate his Supreme Court victory

U.S. Supreme Court Let’s St. Louis Protest Sign Stay Put

City Hall called it an eyesore and an ordinance violation, but the High Court thinks otherwise


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Challenge to Illinois’ Campaign Finance Law

Personal PAC filed its suit in federal court in Chicago, believes it missed out on tens of thousands of dollars in contributions.


Chris Koster

Missouri AG Rejects Individual Health Insurance Mandate

Koster says the mandate goes beyond what courts have ruled is the authority of Congress to regulate interstate commerce





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