council.sccmo.orgPaul WynnJust in time for Christmas: St. Charles County Councilman Paul Wynn last week put forth a proposal to eliminate all community-aid for poor people in his district and the rest of St. Charles. Suburban Journal columnist Steve Pokin writes that Wynn believes churches and no ... More >>
Almost two years to the date that Suburban Journals reporter Steve Pokin broke the news of what's been dubbed the "MySpace murder," he's penned another spooky, apparently local tale about technology and teenage suicide. Once again, readers are left wanting. Wikimedia CommonsAfter being bul ... More >>
St. Charles resident Lori Drew on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges of "conspiracy and accessing protected computers without authorization" in Los Angeles, where the offices of MySpace.com are located. Steven Mikulan / LA Weekly Media Village of the Damned: Press waiting for Lori Drew LA We ... More >>
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Much has been made in recent weeks of the St. Charles Journal’s decision not to name the woman whose fake MySpace profile allegedly led to Megan Meier’s suicide. For those of you in a media vacuum: Thirteen-year-old Megan hanged herself last year shortly after her MySpace boyfriend “Josh” en ... More >>
When it comes to cyber-malice, the Internet has its own version of vigilante justice.
Earlier this week the Post-Dispatch’s suburban sibling St. Charles Journal ran a heartbreaking story by Steve Pokin about the suicide of an awkward thirteen-year-old from Dardenne Prairie, Megan Meier. Ron Sykes | St. Charles Journal Megan Meier's parents, Tina and Ron Meier, at their daughter' ... More >>