New 2010 U.S. Census figures will be released tomorrow. And that could be bad news for the St. Louis region.
Some experts say the state is just shy of the population it would need to retain all nine of its seats in the U.S. House of Representatives. Washington University political science professor Steven Smith says it would be "a substantial loss" for Missouri's influence on Capitol Hill.
UPDATED 2:54 p.m. Dec. 15:
According to a news release from the Sangamon county Coroner's Office Davlin died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
UPDATED 4:20 p.m. Dec. 14:
In a press release, the Illinois State Police announced that they have been asked by the Springfield Police Department to conduct an investigation into Davlin's death. The Illinois State Police will also be performing the autopsy on Dec. 15.
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