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Stories with place: Jefferson City
  • Missouri moves swiftly to begin same-sex marriages 
    Updated: Jun-26-15 5:47 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Within hours of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision Friday to legalize gay marriage - upending Missouri's constitutional ban on the practice - same-sex couples in the state applied and were granted marriage licenses.

  • Inmate loses appeal in lawsuit over Ramadan observance 
    Updated: Jun-24-15 5:22 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A state appeals court has ruled that Missouri corrections officials didn't violate an inmate's rights when they prevented him from taking part in some of the 2010 Ramadan observances.

  • Cole County judge holds hearing in Sunshine lawsuit 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 8:35 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri judge on Friday gave an advocacy group and state lawyers more than a week to file orders in a lawsuit challenging restrictions on filming Missouri Senate committee hearings.

  • Report: Ex-House speaker had affair with governor's aide 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 6:29 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A police report says former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl acknowledged having an affair with a former aide to Gov. Jay Nixon.

  • Cellphone repairman accused of sharing customer's photos 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 3:04 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A 32-year-old Jefferson City cellphone repairman has been charged with invasion of privacy after a woman complained sexually explicit photos of her were shared without her consent.

  • Missouri jobless benefit cuts could test legislative powers 
    Updated: May-31-15 11:13 am

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri's governor says they can't do it. So does a former chief justice. Nonetheless, Republican senators are making plans to enact one of the nation's most restrictive unemployment laws later this year.