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Governor taps Growcock for Southern District bench

Court of Appeals, Southern District

Gov. Mike Parson named Jennifer Growcock to the Missouri Court of Appeals Southern District on Dec. 3. Shortly after, she officially resigned as a circuit judge in Christian County and was sworn in at the appellate court.

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Defendant hitching ride from officer was not in custody, court says

Eastern District

 On Nov. 23, the Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District partially affirmed a St. Charles Circuit Court decision on the basis that an officer giving a ride to the defendant as a favor does not count as having him in custody until he was questioned.

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Thousands to join approved city fee class action

A federal judge partially granted a plaintiff motion for class certification on Nov. 18, saying that a Maplewood, Missouri practice of detaining people for failing to pay municipal bonds and fines allegedly violates their constitutional rights. 

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