Missouri

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

Real Estate & Property Law

Homeowners association OKs playhouse for sick girl, 6, after dad appeals to court of public opinion

Business of Law

National labor firm raids Littler and Ogletree, opens new offices in Denver and New York

Criminal Justice

Justice Department finds ‘unconstitutional policing’ in Ferguson; racial bias, revenue focus cited

Criminal Justice

Ferguson cop won’t face federal charge in Michael Brown’s death; DOJ discounts surrender accounts

Attorney General

Traffic stops by Ferguson cops are expected to be targeted in Justice Department report

Business of Law

Fast-growing Shook Hardy to open new office by acquiring 25-attorney Chicago firm

Business of Law

Is Kansas City big enough for Polsinelli and Littler’s back-office operations? IT shortage feared

Business of Law

Another law firm chooses Kansas City for back-office operations

Criminal Justice

Murder trial delayed for lawyer accused of using forged power of attorney as lethal weapon

Criminal Justice

Reformers seek to change Ferguson-area traffic courts, school electoral system

Civil Rights

Dozens of lawyers join protests over police slayings

Civil Rights

Ferguson and other St. Louis-area towns are sued over municipal court fees