8:36 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Obama appoints new federal judge for Western District of Missouri

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President Barack Obama has nominated a Springfield attorney and former Missouri House member for a federal judgeship.

The White House announced the nomination of 57-year-old Doug Harpool on Thursday. If confirmed,  Harpool would serve on the U.S. District Court for the 66-county Western District of Missouri.

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3:04 pm
Thu November 1, 2012

Appellate court plans to hear cases in Fulton

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A three-judge panel of the Missouri Court of Appeals is planning to take its work on the road.

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5:59 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Columbia attorney among MO Supreme Court nominees

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A state nominating commission has selected a Columbia attorney as one of the three finalists to fill a vacancy on the Missouri Supreme Court.

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6:34 am
Wed July 25, 2012

Nixon appoints new circuit judges

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed new circuit judges in St. Louis and Kansas City.

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6:09 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

Commission accepting applications for Mo. Supreme Court

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Missouri’s Appellate Judicial Commission is accepting applications for a new judge to sit on the seven-member Missouri Supreme Court.

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2:42 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Mo. voters to decide on changes to judge selection

A proposed constitutional amendment to revise the selection process for appellate judges is headed to Missouri voters.

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