Missouri

Banking Law

New credit union seeking to serve pot businesses sues after an adverse decision

Criminal Justice

Ferguson cops must face excessive force suit; plaintiff was charged for bleeding on their uniforms

Criminal Justice

Jail moves to video-only visits; fee will be charged to visitors

Civil Rights

8th Circuit grants immunity to cops who shot at driver of backfiring van

Evidence

Facebook posts point police to slain woman’s body and establish probable cause

Cybersecurity

Feds probe Cardinals officials for alleged hacking of Astros database

Criminal Justice

Lawyer accused of using forged power of attorney to help pull off double murder wins mistrial

Business of Law

Littler is hiring for new Kansas City admin center as it lays off 113 staffers in San Francisco

Criminal Justice

Two men who met at Ferguson protests admit plan to blow up police chief, top prosecutor

Careers

Former senator exits Bryan Cave after his testimony helped widow win $77M judgment from firm client

Consumer Law

Jury awards $250K plus $82M in punitives to woman sued over someone else’s credit card bill

Law Firms

Husch Blackwell partner resigns as Missouri House speaker over sexts with intern

Law Firms

Wind apparently propels turkey through law firm window

Media & Communications Law

8th Circuit lets Larry Flynt intervene to seek access to court records in death-penalty cases

Trials & Litigation

Appeals court ruling reviving $40M courthouse-renovation asbestos suit will go to state’s top court

Death Penalty

Inmate missing 8 percent of his brain is executed; SCOTUS denies stay in divided order

Criminal Justice

Suspect arrested in shootings of two Ferguson cops; was he a protester?

Criminal Justice

Two officers in Ferguson are shot outside police station amid waning protests

Trials & Litigation

Federal jury awards $491M in trial over prepaid funeral scheme

Judiciary

Ferguson judge resigns after DOJ report; Missouri appeals judge will take over municipal docket