Missouri Court of Appeals http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Court To Hear Challenge To Campaign Finance Limits http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/court-hear-challenge-campaign-finance-limits <p>The long-simmering fight over campaign contribution limits is heating up once again. The latest chapter: a Kansas City court is to hear oral arguments Wednesday in the case between Missouri Roundtable for Life, which supports contribution limits, and libertarian interests, headed up by Rex Sinquefield.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 02:45:05 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 32870 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Court To Hear Challenge To Campaign Finance Limits Is Monsanto Responsible For 700 Cases Of Cancer? A Jury Could Decide http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/monsanto-responsible-700-cases-cancer-jury-could-decide <p>A <a href="http://www.courts.mo.gov/file.jsp?id=63756">Missouri appeals court has ruled</a> that a jury should decide whether Monsanto's chemical production division is responsible for cancers allegedly caused by the widespread use of certain toxic chemicals in everyday products.</p><p>Over the course of several decades, Monsanto manufactured 99 percent of the polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCB's, found in the world. High concentrations of the chemicals can cause non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and other forms of cancer.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 21:21:33 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 28484 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Is Monsanto Responsible For 700 Cases Of Cancer? A Jury Could Decide McKee case in the hands of Mo. Court of Appeals http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mckee-case-hands-mo-court-appeals <p>A wait-and-see game is again underway for opponents and supporters of an <a href="http://www.kwmu.org/news/northside/">$8 billion plan</a> to make over 1,500 acres of north St. Louis city.</p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 21:14:43 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2988 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McKee case in the hands of Mo. Court of Appeals