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Death sentence upheld for courthouse shooter

Kenneth Baumruk killed wife, shot others during 1992 divorce hearing

Nearly 17 years ago, Kenneth Baumruk shot and killed his wife in a St. Louis County courtroom during a divorce hearing. On Tuesday, the Missouri Supreme Court affirmed the conviction and death sentence imposed after Baumruk's second trial. Baumruk also shot both his lawyer and his wife's lawyer, and shot at Judge Samuel Hais, who was ...