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Politics
8:41 am
Mon February 17, 2014

Mo. Senate to hear from wrongfully convicted man

Missouri Capitol
Credit File photo / KBIA

A state Senate panel is scheduled to hear testimony from a Missouri man who spent 15 years of his life behind bars for a wrongful conviction.

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Crime
5:23 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Asst. MO Attorney General appointed special prosecutor in Ryan Ferguson case

Ryan Ferguson (R) and his attorney Kathleen Zellner. (file photo)
Credit August Kryger / Columbia Tribune

According to a press release issued Friday afternoon by Boone County Prosecutor Dan Knight, Assistant Missouri Attorney General Susan Boresi has been appointed as a special prosecutor in the Ryan Ferguson case.

Knight’s office had to request permission from a circuit court to bring in a special prosecutor, and the request was granted. In the request, Knight wrote that the appointment was needed because his office had a conflict of interest in the case because of current and former employees.

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