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Politics
4:19 pm
Mon September 2, 2013

Concealed-carry holdups in some Mo. counties

Credit Drab Mayko / FLICKR

Some of the state's smallest counties aren't prepared to issue concealed-carry permits even though a law giving them that responsibility took effect last week.

The Southeast Missourian reports that the holdup is occurring in small third-class counties. Bollinger County Sheriff Darin Shell says small counties like his are waiting to receive grant money from the Missouri Sheriff's Association to purchase software that allows them to issue the permits.

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Politics
5:14 pm
Mon May 6, 2013

Jones Unveils New Committee; Says Attempt To Access CCW List Was Part Of House Investigation

Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio

Originally published on Mon May 6, 2013 5:09 pm

House Speaker Tim Jones (R, Eureka) has formed a committee he says will thoroughly investigate the Department of Revenue's scanning of source documents for driver's license and conceal carry applicants, and the release of the state's conceal carry weapons (CCW) holder list to the federal government.


Jones says the committee is necessary because the Nixon administration has not fully cooperated with lawmakers' efforts to get answers to everything that's happened and why.

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Politics
12:14 pm
Wed April 24, 2013

No CCW, but the feds can still get your MO hunting permit records

Credit Drab Mayko / FLICKR

This week we decided to look further into the state statutes that determine what personal information is public and shareable, and what information isn’t. 

In the ongoing saga over the state providing federal investigators with a list of 163,000 concealed carry permit holders in the state, the fallout continues. Republican Senator Kurt Schaefer of Columbia says Missouri’s Division of Motor Vehicles will remain unfunded in proposals for next year’s state budget unless the Nixon Administration cooperates with his committee’s investigation into the matter. The Director of the Department of Revenue resigned just over a week ago amid the controversy over the closed records.

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Politics
11:17 am
Tue April 16, 2013

Missouri Department of Revenue director resigns

Missouri Department of Revenue
Credit dor.mo.gov

  The Missouri Department of Revenue is looking for a new Director.

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