Kenneth R. Garrett III has been named as the replacement for retired Circuit Judge Michael Manners.
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CORRECTION: A previous version of this story had an incorrect quote from attorney David Marcus. Also, Steven Schwartz of Brown & James represented Marcus and Berkowitz Oliver. Neil Johnson was the corporate representative for the law firm. We regret the ...Read More »
A judge has denied a temporary restraining order sought by school districts challenging Jackson County’s method of assessing property. The lawsuit was filed earlier this month by 11 school districts – every district in Jackson County, except for Kansas City’s. ...Read More »
The Missouri Supreme Court has appointed a special master to handle death row inmate Reginald Clemons’ habeas corpus petition. The state high court has appointed Jackson County Circuit Judge Michael Manners to oversee the matter. Clemons filed a habeas writ ...Read More »
Class members reached a $15 million settlement with two insurance companies and one insurance administrator over the sale of long-term care insurance benefits. The settlement marks the end of more than six years of litigation against American Heritage Life Insurance ...Read More »
St. Louis attorney picked as MU curator COLUMBIA (AP)Â A St. Louis attorney is Gov. Jay Nixon’s choice to fill one of three vacancies on the University of Missouri system’s Board of Curators. Fifty-one-year-old Don Downing is a former chief ...
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As only one of three judicial appointees during the brief tenure of former Gov. Roger Wilson, Jackson County Circuit Judge Michael Manners is an answer to a difficult trivia question. That apparently was a good selection by Wilson, who served ...Read More »