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  1. Architects reveal plans for proposed St. Louis stadiumRead the original story

    44 min ago | Washington Times

    ... railways required bridges leading into the stadium and the river made sound and light screens necessary. Gov. Jay Nixon and the St. Louis Regional Convention and Sports Complex Authority are trying to get a new stadium built for the Rams to stop ...

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  2. Man Executed After 25 Years On Death RowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LBC 97.3

    A man who spent nearly 25 years on death row for the kidnapping, rape and murder of a 15-year-old girl has been executed in Missouri. Roderick Nunley, 50, had admitted his guilt in court and on Tuesday Missouri Governor Jay Nixon denied a clemency request - filed by opponents of the death penalty - which argued that a plea deal had been refused because of racial bias.

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  3. Roderick Nunley executed on Missouri death row for 1989 kidnapping, rape and murderRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... and Michael Taylor drove by in a stolen car and made the spur-of-the-moment decision to abduct her. Missouri Gov Jay Nixon on Tuesday denied a clemency request for Nunley, filed by death penalty opponents, asserting that racial bias played a role in ...

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  4. Man facing execution for girl's 1989 kidnapping, rape, deathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... waited outside her Kansas City home for the school bus in 1989. The girl was then raped and fatally stabbed. Gov. Jay Nixon was also weighing a clemency request. Nunley would be the sixth death row inmate to be executed this year in Missouri. ...

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  5. Gov. Nixon orders flags to be flown at half-staff statewide on Friday ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lee's Summit Tribune

    September 1, 2015 Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered that the flags of the United States and the State of Missouri at all state government buildings in Missouri be flown at half-staff on Friday, Sept. 4, in honor of Trooper James M. Bava , who served with Troop F of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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  6. Man who got life for marijuana charge goes free in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    ... the only Missouri inmate serving such a sentence for a nonviolent marijuana-related offense when Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon agreed in May to commute his sentence. The commutation allowed Mizanskey to argue for his freedom before a parole board, which ...

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  7. Missouri Executes Man for Kidnapping, Rape and Stabbing Death of 15-Year-Old GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... to abduct her. Of 20 executions nationally in 2015, all but four have been in Missouri and Texas. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday denied a clemency request for Nunley, filed by death penalty opponents, asserting that racial bias played a role in ...

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  8. Missouri man enjoys new life after freed on marijuana chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... for a non-violent offense involving marijuana will soon be released from prison, his son says. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has changed the sentence for a man serving life for pot to now include the possibility of parole. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has ...

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  9. ProPharma Group Opens New Medical Information Contact Center in Maryland Heights, MORead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Saint Louis Front Page

    ... central location, and pro business environment is a perfect place for companies to grow and expand," said Gov. Jay Nixon. "I'm glad that my administration was able to support ProPharma Group's growth as they create more good-paying jobs in ...

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  10. Gov. Nixon orders flags at half-staff on Sept. 4 in honor of MSHP trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered that the United States and State of Missouri flags at all government buildings in Missouri be flown at half-staff on Friday, Sept. 4. This is in honor of Trooper James M. Bava, who served with Troop F of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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  11. Missouri man released from prison after serving 22 years for non-violent pot bustRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... was repealed in 2014. According to local KRCG , Mizanskey's case was the subject of intense lobbying, and Governor Jay Nixon commuted his sentence to life with the possibility of parole. Mizanskey went to the parole board last month and was easily ...

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  12. Missouri Man Sentenced To Life In Prison Over Marijuana Is Set FreeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    ... nonviolent drug crime. He deserves it." Earlier this year, Mizanskey became eligible for parole when Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) commuted his life sentence, while granting pardons to five other nonviolent offenders who had already completed their ...

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  13. Man sentenced to life for pot-related charge walks freeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... Nenninger said. Nenninger filed a petition for clemency on behalf of Mizanskey to Missouri Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon. In May, Gov. Nixon agreed to commute Mizanskey's sentence . The governor's action allowed Mizanskey to then argue for his freedom ...

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  14. Missouri man sentenced to life released after 21 years for marijuana offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the only Missouri inmate serving such a sentence for a nonviolent marijuana-related offense when Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon agreed in May to commute his sentence. Nixon's action allowed Mizanskey to argue for his freedom. Nixon cited Mizanskey's ...

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  15. Missouri man freed after life sentence for pot offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | NBC12

    ... for a non-violent offense involving marijuana will soon be released from prison, his son says. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has changed the sentence for a man serving life for pot to now include the possibility of parole. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has ...

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  16. Missouri governor's youngest son arrested on suspicion of DUIRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Joplin

    COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated.

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  17. Jeff Mizanskey sentenced to life on marijuana offense walks free in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... the only Missouri inmate serving such a sentence for a nonviolent marijuana-related offense when Democratic Gov Jay Nixon agreed in May to commute his sentence. Nixon's action allowed Mizanskey to argue for his freedom. He has been arguing for ...

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  18. Mizanskey free after 21 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sedalia Democrat

    ... and come again. That's what hurt me more than anything 'cause here I was stuck here forever for marijuana." Gov. Jay Nixon commuted his sentence May 22, making Mizanskey immediately eligible for parole, and a parole hearing took place Aug. 6 at the ...

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  19. US man facing execution for girl's kidnapping, rape, deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... have been sentenced by a jury, not a judge. Death penalty opponents also have filed a clemency petition with Gov. Jay Nixon. It alleges that racial bias played a role in the case because a prosecutor refused a plea deal that would have given Nunley ...

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  20. Missouri chooses 'free speech' over 'free speech zones'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Joplin

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed the Campus Free Expression Act, known as the CAFE Act, into law to protect free speech on college campuses.

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