28, Jul 2014 - Lawrence, MO Judge in Virginia prison sex materials case dies - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, S
RADFORD, Va. (AP) - U.S. District Judge James Turk, who struck down a Virginia policy that allowed prisoners to look at Playboy but not read classical works of literature with explicit sexual passages, died Sunday. He was 91.
28, Jul 2014 - Lawrence, MO Augusta couple indicted on charges of stealing $1.5 million from Presbyterian Manors
A Butler county couple was indicted today on federal charges of stealing more than $1.5 million from Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America, a Wichita-based company that owns assisted living centers in Kansas and Missouri, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
26, Jul 2014 - Lawrence, MO Man who killed Michigan family gets life in prison - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) - Lakshminivasa Nerusu stabbed his wife 59 times and later slit the throats of his two children when they returned to their Michigan home from school in 2008. After that, he spent nearly five years on the run in India, hiding from professional failure - and authorities.
02, Apr 2014 - Ohio rejects child killer's organ donation request - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri N
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio said Friday it was denying a condemned child killer's request to donate organs to his family members, saying he didn't have enough time to undergo the surgery and recuperate for his summer execution.
01, Apr 2014 - Lawrence, MO Lawrence Walsh, Iran-Contra prosecutor, has died - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, S
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a criminal investigation of the labyrinth that became known as the Iran-Contra affair, chief prosecutor Lawrence E. Walsh stood out to his team of lawyers as a fiercely independent old-school Republican.