probation http://kbia.org en Ex-Mo. gov. gets probation for campaign payment http://kbia.org/post/ex-mo-gov-gets-probation-campaign-payment <p>Former Missouri Gov. Roger Wilson has been sentenced to two years of probation for misusing money to make political donations. Tue, 10 Jul 2012 14:10:57 +0000 Associated Press 17294 at http://kbia.org Ex-Mo. gov. gets probation for campaign payment Former MU student sentenced to probation, community service in racial slur incident http://kbia.org/post/former-mu-student-sentenced-probation-community-service-racial-slur-incident <p>More than a year after a vandalism incident that brought race issues to light on the University of Missouri campus, a former MU student has been sentenced to serve probation and community service.</p><p>Boone County Circuit Court Judge Christine Carpenter sentenced Ben Elliott to two years probation Monday afternoon. Elliott pleaded guilty to spray painting a racial slur on a statue outside of Hatch Hall on MU&rsquo;s campus in February 2011.</p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:23:54 +0000 Eric Hilt 15371 at http://kbia.org Former MU student sentenced to probation, community service in racial slur incident Missouri lawmakers back corrections overhaul plans http://kbia.org/post/missouri-lawmakers-back-corrections-overhaul-plans <p>Both the Missouri House and Senate have passed bills that could shorten the sentences of some criminals who are placed on probation or parole. Thu, 08 Mar 2012 23:47:48 +0000 Associated Press 10220 at http://kbia.org Missouri lawmakers back corrections overhaul plans MO chief justice wants to shrink prison population http://kbia.org/post/mo-chief-justice-wants-shrink-prison-population <p>One day after Governor Jay Nixon made his State of the State Address, the annual State of the Judiciary Address was delivered to Missouri lawmakers Wednesday. Wed, 18 Jan 2012 23:00:47 +0000 Marshall Griffin & Associated Press 7261 at http://kbia.org MO chief justice wants to shrink prison population