rally squirrel http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Legal Roundtable: Monsanto Likely To Win Case, Gun Legislation, St. Louis Cards Rally Squirrel, Etc. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/legal-roundtable-monsanto-likely-win-case-gun-legislation-st-louis-cards-rally-squirrel-etc <p>Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a legal battle between St. Louis-based Monsanto and a 75-year-old farmer from Indiana named Vernon Hugh Bowman.</p><p>While some Supreme Court justices have already tipped their hat signifying <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/supreme-court-seems-ready-side-monsanto-soybean-patent-case">Monsanto will likely win</a> the case, the issue revolves around whether Bowman violated Monsanto’s patent rights when he planted soybean seeds from a grain elevator.</p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 21:57:49 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 9636 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Legal Roundtable: Monsanto Likely To Win Case, Gun Legislation, St. Louis Cards Rally Squirrel, Etc. Running rodent creates a good year for a local charity http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/running-rodent-creates-good-year-local-charity <p>Squirrels are the sometimes adorable creatures that eat from your bird feeders, dig through your garden, and occasionally just can&rsquo;t quite figure out how to successfully cross a road.</p><p>But the furry rodents were elevated to something approaching &ldquo;hero&rdquo; status in the 2011 Major League Baseball Playoffs &ndash; and that made it a very good year for a local charity.</p><p> Wed, 28 Dec 2011 18:00:50 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2724 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Running rodent creates a good year for a local charity