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Man In Critical Condition After Shooting In North St. Louis

Man In Critical Condition After Shooting In North St. Louis

St, Louis, MO (KTRS)  A man is in critical condition after being shot in north St. Louis. Police say the victim showed up at an area hospital with a gunshot wound to the back at just before noon on Saturday. The shooting happened in the 5800 block of Roosevelt. There’s no word on a motive…

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Prison Inmate Indicted In 1981 Death Of St. Peters Man

Prison Inmate Indicted In 1981 Death Of St. Peters Man

FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man who is already in prison is now indicted in a 1981 shooting death. A Callaway County grand jury indicted Conrad Schmitt on Thursday on a capital murder charge in the death of 27-year-old Ricky Ridings, of St. Peters. Ridings was found shot to death inside a car outside…

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Greitens’ Attorneys Renew Request For Bench Trial

Greitens’ Attorneys Renew Request For Bench Trial

By JIM SALTER , Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens are renewing a request to have a judge, not a jury, decide the felony invasion of privacy case against the embattled Republican governor. A court filing late Thursday marked the second time Greitens’ attorneys have asked St. Louis Circuit…

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Court Vacates Kennedy Cousin Skakel’s Murder Conviction

Court Vacates Kennedy Cousin Skakel’s Murder Conviction

By DAVE COLLINS , Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In a stunning reversal, the Connecticut Supreme Court on Friday overturned Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel’s murder conviction in the 1975 bludgeoning death of a girl in wealthy Greenwich. The high court issued a 4-3 ruling that Skakel’s trial attorney failed to present evidence of an…

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Missouri Publisher Says He Used His Own Money To Buy Greitens Audiotapes

Missouri Publisher Says He Used His Own Money To Buy Greitens Audiotapes

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The publisher of Missouri Times says he paid his own money to buy audiotapes made by the ex-husband of a woman who had an affair with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and that he intended to use them to write a book. Scott Faughn, in a column Thursday, says he bought…

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