court en When a minor is charged with a heinous crime <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 17px;">Prosecutors say two 12-year-old southeastern Wisconsin girls stabbed their 12-year-old friend nearly to death in the woods to please a mythological creature they learned about online. The girls have been charged as adults. Should the media publish their names and show their faces in its coverage? Missouri School of Journalism faculty Amy Simons, Lynda Kraxberger and Jim Flink discuss the issue.</span></p><p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Hope Kirwan 54197 at When a minor is charged with a heinous crime Nixon shows no support for gas chamber execution method <p style="line-height: 200%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 20:53:10 +0000 Associated Press 36826 at Nixon shows no support for gas chamber execution method Missouri bill prohibits use of foreign laws <p>Court rulings based on laws made outside the U.S. would be unenforceable in Missouri if those laws violate the state or U.S. constitutions under a bill sent to Gov. Jay Nixon.</p><p>The House passed the measure 109-41 on Wednesday. The bill passed the Senate last month and now heads to the governor.</p><p>Versions of the bill considered in previous years specifically prohibited Islamic Sharia Law, but this legislation would affect all foreign legal codes.</p> Thu, 09 May 2013 13:57:28 +0000 Associated Press 33437 at Missouri bill prohibits use of foreign laws Newscast for May 10, 2012 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>Veterans home funding bill sent to Mo. governor</li><li>Mo. House passes bill on asthma medicines in schools</li><li>MU coach Haith getting key to city in St. Louis</li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p></div></div></div></div> Thu, 10 May 2012 22:21:56 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 13945 at Newscast for May 10, 2012 Boone Co. court applies for sentencing grant <p>Boone County&rsquo;s 13<sup>th</sup> judicial circuit court is seeking funding for the possible addition of a veterans alternative sentencing program. Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:22:32 +0000 8694 at