Missouri

Tort Law

Jury awards $55M to woman who claimed Johnson & Johnson talcum powder caused her cancer

Criminal Justice

Man serving 20-year term in drug case gets concurrent time in lawyer’s death

White-Collar Crime

Collection lawyer takes mail fraud plea, admits diverting $1.2M in payments from medical client

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended for using email information obtained by client by guessing password

Criminal Justice

Lawyer admits smuggling heroin into jail, but says he stopped practicing and sought treatment

Criminal Justice

Man with concealed-carry permit accused of using gun butt to drive thumbtack at elementary school

Consumer Law

State AG sues seeking to shut down troubled bankruptcy firm, alleging fraud

Trials & Litigation

St. Louis jury says J&J must pay $72M to family of dead woman in landmark talcum powder cancer case

Criminal Justice

Former Bryan Cave lawyer takes plea, admits voicemail death threat to partner

Civil Rights

DOJ sues Ferguson one day after it sought changes in proposed policing pact

Law in Popular Culture

Attorney blasts billionaire Rams owner in St. Louis Super Bowl ad

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is accused of getting opposing counsel’s trial questions from emails hacked by client

Business of Law

Spencer Fane opens Oklahoma City office with 9 attorneys from Lester firm

Legal Ethics

Law license suspended for former St. Louis prosecutor who covered up assault of handcuffed suspect

Criminal Justice

Missouri professor who tried to have journalist ousted from student protest is charged

Legal Marketing

Law firm marketing chief hits a home run with World Series photo

Juries

Former ACLU lawyer should not have been removed as grand juror, appeals court rules

Criminal Justice

Despite guilty plea and 50-year term, many in small town support child molester, not his victim

Criminal Justice

Former prosecutor admits covering up assault of handcuffed suspect

Constitutional Law

City’s indecent exposure ordinance violates First Amendment, ACLU suit says