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Stories with organization: Supreme Court of Missouri
  • Court expands legal rights for injured workers 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 6:22 pm
  • JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The Missouri Supreme Court overturned 30 years of precedent with a ruling Tuesday that gives greater legal protections to injured workers who subsequently are fired from their jobs.

  • Missouri court: No sales tax on balloon rides 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:28 pm
  • JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The Missouri Supreme Court says state sales tax should not be charged for hot air balloon rides.

  • Mo. high court upholds conviction in death of baby 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:17 pm
  • JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The Missouri Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a St. Louis County woman for the suffocating death of her daughter in 2008.

  • Convicted killer sick, sentencing delayed a year 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 11:44 am
  • ST. LOUIS - A man convicted of one killing and suspected in two others may never face a possible death sentence in Missouri, in part because of sentencing delays caused by a prosecutor's stroke and the killer's own failing health.

  • Saint Louis U to help study Missouri death penalty 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 6:53 pm
  • ST. LOUIS - A new research program at Saint Louis University's law school will analyze Missouri's administration of the death penalty during the last 25 years, pairing the school with a prominent researcher whose capital punishment reviews in other states found significant procedural flaws.

  • Mo. high court to hear Chillicothe hospital case 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 4:36 pm
  • JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The Missouri Supreme Court has agreed to consider whether wrongful death lawsuits can go forward against a Chillicothe hospital.

  • Mo. prepares for execution, sets date for another 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 3:40 pm
  • ST. LOUIS - As Missouri prepares for its fifth execution in five months, the Missouri Supreme Court on Friday set the date for another, continuing what could be a record year for executions in the state.