Second Injury Fund http://kcur.org en Mo. Supreme Court Hears Case Involving Second Injury Fund http://kcur.org/post/mo-supreme-court-hears-case-involving-second-injury-fund <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri&#39;s long-ailing Second Injury Fund is at the center of a lawsuit heard Tuesday before the State Supreme Court.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">David </span>Spradling<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was injured on the job in 1998 after having previously been declared disabled, and died in 2005 from unrelated circumstances.&#160; He had filed a Second Injury Fund claim, which his three children pursued, and in 2011 were awarded his disability payments for the rest of their lives.&#160; Attorney Sheila </span>Blaylock<span style="line-height: 1. Wed, 09 Oct 2013 12:28:31 +0000 Marshall Griffin 44914 at http://kcur.org Mo. Supreme Court Hears Case Involving Second Injury Fund Missouri House Speaker Delivers Legislative Report Card http://kcur.org/post/missouri-house-speaker-delivers-legislative-report-card <p>A few weeks after the end of the 2013 legislative session, Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones offered a report card to Springfield residents. It was one of 17 planned stops this week throughout southern Missouri.</p><p>The Republican from Eureka used two large poster boards displaying various legislative accomplishments as talking points. Among them were the approval of bills for paycheck protection, prevailing wage, and reform of the financially troubled Second Injury Fund, of which the Speaker says he’s most proud.</p> Thu, 30 May 2013 14:39:46 +0000 Scott Harvey 37622 at http://kcur.org