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Missouri Supreme Court makes huge shift in approach to special laws

The Missouri Supreme Court on Dec. 24 upended decades’ worth of precedent on what constitutes a special law. In a pair of rulings, the court announced that it was abandoning a line of cases that had held that a law must have a “substantial justification” if it affects only a subset of places or people. That ...