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Supreme Court says no early release until restitution is paid

The Missouri Supreme Court ruled Feb. 13 that defendants who haven’t finished paying restitution can’t be released early from probation for good behavior. In a unanimous opinion, the court resolved what it said was a conflict between two statutes. Section 217.703 allows those on probation to get “earned compliance credits” — a 30-day reduction in the ...
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