Criminal Justice

Geriatric Parole Bill Heads to Senate

April 5, 2019

This week, the House passed a bill that allows Missouri prisoners serving a life plus 50 years sentence to be eligible for parole...Read more

"Debtors Prisons" Bill Passes House

March 8, 2019

A bill that would forbid courts from threatening jail time if a defendant fails to pay a board bill from a previous stay...Read more

House Committee Approves Private Probation Bill

March 1, 2019

This week, the House Special Committee on Criminal Justice approved by a vote of 7-2 a bill that puts some restrictions on private...Read more

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