Edward Dowd

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    February 28, 2011

    Missouri Senator Trying to Ban Red-Light Cameras Unconcerned About His Own Ticket

    Lembke says "idiots" have tried to spin the story as they see fit.​State senator Jim Lembke tells Daily RFT this morning that he's not worried about being found guilty in municipal court last week in St. Louis for a red-light camera ticket. In December Lembke (R - South St. Louis County) filed a b ... More >>

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    March 29, 2006

    The Split from Hell

    Vinson v. Vinson: It'll be a cold day in Hades before you see another divorce trial this bizarre

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    May 10, 2000

    Christmas in August, a Louisville Slugger Next to the Bed

    Can Jennifer Joyce parlay a healthy campaign war chest and family connections into a Democratic nomination for St. Louis circuit attorney?

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    November 3, 1999


    Somebody sends two threatening letters to beer baron August A. Busch III, so a California animal-rights activist spends three weeks in St. Louis-area jails

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    October 27, 1999


    Duncan Bauman is alive and well, and still trying to have the last word. Period.

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    September 15, 1999


    St. Louis will play host to former Sen. John Danforth's investigation of the Branch Davidian siege

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    August 11, 1999

    Seeing Red

    After years of taking it on the chin, Bob Goeggel struck back at his competitor. Thanks to his accusations of fraud, the state's largest ambulance company is on the operating table and the feds are doing the cutting.

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    March 31, 1999
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    March 31, 1999

    Shooting Back

    As gun makers stockpile money for a PR and marketing battle to convince still more citizens to take up arms, besieged cities such as St. Louis aren't taking it lying down. They're returning fire with lawsuits.