New Illinois Law Imposes Fine For Minors With E-CigsIllinois law already prohibits selling e-cigarettes to anyone under 18.
Missouri High Court Weighs Sex Abuse Suit Against Boy ScoutsThe 35-year-old man, who is referred to in case documents only as John Doe, alleges that his scoutmaster sexually abused and battered him starting when he was about 12 years old in 1992 and that it continued until 1997.
St. Louis Co. Charged with OSHA Violation that Caused Worker's DeathAccording to U.S. District Court out of Kansas City, 22-year-old Eric Roach fell 30 feet while loading roofing materials on the top of a building. He was not using fall protection equipment.
Q&A: The Latest Developments in the Dennis Hastert CaseFormer House Speaker Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty Wednesday in his hush-money case a move that sealed the downfall of a politician who rose from obscurity in rural Illinois to the third-highest office in the nation.
Former Valley Park Mayor Violates ProbationCourt documents show there is a court date set for Nathan Grellner in November for a probation violation.
EPA Finds Hazardous Waste Violations at Missouri-Kansas CityThe University of Missouri-Kansas City will pay a $23,679 civil penalty for violating federal regulations involving the storage and handling of hazardous waste.
Missouri AG to Announce Legal Action Against WalgreensKoster says an undercover Missouri investigation began after complaints of price tags not matching receipts.
Lawsuit: St. Louis Suburb's Courts Violate Rights of PoorA federal lawsuit accused the city of St. Ann of often unconstitutionally jailing homeless persons.
Webster University Students in London in Financial LimboSeveral Webster University students studying abroad in London unexpectedly lost their federal financial aid this past school year due to the school's violation of the Department of Education regulations.
St. Louis County Drug Task Force Accused of Violating State LawShow-Me Cannabis allegation: By state law, the St. Louis County Drug Task Force can only receive state funding if it has an oversight board. A Sunshine Law request for minutes of oversight board meetings was answered with "no such documents exist."
Group Considers Filing Ethics Complaint Against McCullochAfter facing criticism for his handling of the Ferguson grand jury investigation, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch may have his law license threatened.
ACLU Sues Over Missouri Headlight-Flashing TicketThe American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday sued a Kansas City suburb for pulling over a driver for flashing his headlights at oncoming traffic to warn that a speed trap was ahead.