MISSOURI V. CLAY: THE MISSOURI SUPREME COURT’S FAILURE TO PROPERLY RESTRICT NON-VIOLENT FELONS RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS

Staff member Steven Levitt proposes an alternative test that the Missouri Supreme Court should use when determining restrictions placed on non-violent felons’ right to bear arms. Continue Reading →

Origins of Municipal/County Authority: Reconciling the Dissent in Missouri Bankers Association, Inc. v. St. Louis County with Koster’s Lawsuits Against County Municipalities

“Missouri May I?” Staff member Joe Welling discusses a recent decision on the limits of municipalities’ legislative powers, and whether it will play a role in an upcoming suit over several municipalities’ retention of excessive traffic fines. Continue Reading →

Tolentino v. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.: Liability for Illegal Wage Deduction of Joint Employer

Journal staff member Michael Herrmann provides analysis of a recent decision by the Missouri Supreme Court involving both the Missouri Minimum Wage Law and the Fair Labor Standards Act. Continue Reading →