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A St. Louis resident alleges officers assaulted him

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 3, 2017, 1:54pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis resident is suing several police officers citing alleged assault, battery and excessive force.

J.B. Carpentry Services allegedly didn't make timely contributions

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 2:00pm

ST. LOUIS — Trust fund representatives are suing J.B. Carpentry Services Inc., citing alleged breach of agreement.

Labor organizations say Tope Excavating failed to file timely reports

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 2:06pm

ST. LOUIS — Labor organizations and trustees are suing an excavation company, citing alleged violation of a contract.

Couple says St. Louis County officers searched home without a warrant

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 2:21pm

ST. LOUIS — A couple is suing St. Louis County and two police officers, citing alleged unreasonable search and seizure.

Consumer accuses debt collectors of unfair conduct

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 2:35pm

ST. LOUIS — A Lincoln County man is suing debt collectors, alleging unfair collection conduct.

St. Louis City consumer accuses debt collector of deceptive practices

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 2:47pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis City man has filed a class action lawsuit against a Florida base debt collector, alleging deceptive collection practices.

Slay plans to call on 16 years of mayoral experience to help expand law office

Nancy Crist Mar. 3, 2017, 3:22pm

ST. LOUIS—The only St. Louis mayor to serve a fourth four-year term will re-enter the law profession after he completes his mayoral duties in April.

Cornerstone Masonry failed to pay required fringe benefit contributions

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 4:01pm

ST. LOUIS — Employee benefit plan representatives are suing Cornerstone Masonry Inc., citing alleged breach of collective bargaining agreement.

St. Charles County resident says detectives, prosecutor falsely accused him of crimes

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 4:09pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Charles County resident is suing detectives and a prosecutor, citing alleged unlawful arrest and malicious prosecution.

Agricultural material supplier alleges Dunklin County residents owe over $400,000

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 5:01pm

ST. LOUIS — An agricultural material supplier is suing Dunklin County residents, citing alleged breach of account agreement and unjust enrichment.

Homeowners accuse Bank of America of inaccurate reporting

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 5:12pm

ST. LOUIS — Imperial homeowners are suing Bank of America, citing alleged inaccurate reporting.

Williams won't appeal Missouri Supreme Court discipline commission ruling

Mike Helenthal Mar. 3, 2017, 9:08pm

ST. LOUIS — Circuit Court Judge Tony Williams has declined to appeal a state commission’s ruling that states he acted improperly during a case brought before him in 2012 as an associate district judge.

Public can provide feedback to Commission on Racial and Ethnic Fairness during forums

Dawn Geske Mar. 3, 2017, 9:11pm

JEFFERSON CITY – The Supreme Court of Missouri Commission on Racial and Ethnic Fairness (CREF) is offering a public forum to Missouri residents, with three more public feedback sessions scheduled.

Clinton County homeowners survive mortgage-foreclosure appeal, case returning to trial jury

Sam Knef Mar. 5, 2017, 6:13pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A Clinton County couple has prevailed at the Missouri Supreme Court in a mortgage foreclosure, but their case will return to a jury at the trial court level on the question of damages.

St. Louis attorney disbarred by state Supreme Court

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 7:14pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — St. Louis attorney Dara M. Strickland was disbarred by the Missouri Supreme Court at the behest of the Missouri Bar’s Chief Disciplinary Counsel on Feb. 28.

Missouri Supreme Court finds state has no jurisdiction over Indiana railroad worker's injury

Sam Knef Mar. 5, 2017, 9:43pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Supreme Court has ruled that the state does not have jurisdiction over Norfolk Southern Railway Co. in a personal-injury case that occurred in Indiana.

Missouri Supreme Court upholds St. Louis minimum-wage ordinance

Sam Knef Mar. 5, 2017, 10:26pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Supreme Court has upheld a St. Louis ordinance that calls for raising workers' minimum wage.

Attorney and former legislator disbarred for mishandling funds

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 11:06pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Supreme Court, at the behest of the Missouri Bar’s Chief Disciplinary Counsel, recently ruled to grant attorney Dennis J. Bonner’s petition to have his license to practice law revoked.

Attorney disbarred in Missouri after surrendering her license in Kansas

Olivia Olsen Mar. 6, 2017, 4:08pm

Leavenworth, Kansas, attorney Shelley L. Knowles will no longer practice law in Missouri.

Shelby County man says transportation company's driver traveled too fast

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 6, 2017, 4:19pm

HANNIBAL — A Shelby County resident is suing transportation companies, citing alleged negligence.