Day: May 4, 2018

Greitens’ defense team requests trial by judge again due to ‘constant negative publicity’

May 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS — The defense team representing Governor Eric Greitens is again asking the judge presiding over his criminal invasion of privacy case to waive a jury trial. In a 14-page motion made on behalf of Greitens Friday, defense lawyers pleaded with St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison to issue a bench trial. “Gov. Eric […]

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Special session to consider Greitens impeachment becomes a reality

May 4, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Legislature will be headed to a special session to hold possible impeachment hearings against Republican Gov. Eric Greitens starting May 18th. In a historic move, and just one day after the release of a second report by the House’s Special Investigative Committee on Oversight, lawmakers from both sides of […]

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OPINION: Big Ag is a mystery to many

May 4, 2018

By Dan Cassidy “Big Ag” is a term used often in the media. While its meaning is shrouded in mystery, the term is usually not said in a positive context.  Users of the term are generally outspoken critics of U.S. food policy, national agriculture leaders or large farm organizations.  Keen readers will notice a pattern, […]

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