Jean Peters Baker http://kcur.org en Sex Registry For Ex-Teen Cons Will Continue In Missouri http://kcur.org/post/sex-registry-ex-teen-cons-will-continue-missouri <p>Missouri will not ease up on former convicts who committed sex crimes when they were juveniles, and s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">tate lawmakers are getting praise for the decision in some law enforcement circles.</span></p><p>In the legislature, there was enough concern about the bill passed during the regular session that it was never even brought up for a vote in this week’s special session to consider the governor’s vetoes.</p><p>This was one that got Governor Jay Nixon’s red stamp.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 22:18:21 +0000 Dan Verbeck 43498 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: March 14, 2013 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-march-14-2013 <p>The Kansas City Fire Department released a report on the explosion that happened at JJ's restaurant in February, and Missouri launched a new campaign to discourage meth "smurfing." These stories &amp; more from KCUR.</p><p><strong>Explosion Probe Incomplete</strong></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:52:50 +0000 Dan Verbeck 33470 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: March 14, 2013 'Anti-Smurfing' Campaign Targets Meth Cook Suppliers http://kcur.org/post/anti-smurfing-campaign-targets-meth-cook-suppliers <p>Missouri holds the dubious distinction of being #1 in domestic methamphetamine production. State Attorney General Chris Koster&nbsp;and Jean Peters Baker, the Jackson County Prosecutor, unveiled an effort to curb meth by shaming people who help drug producers get around limits on pseudoephedrine sales.&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 13 Mar 2013 19:28:38 +0000 Frank Morris 33420 at http://kcur.org 'Anti-Smurfing' Campaign Targets Meth Cook Suppliers