Justice System

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A 2011 protest marking one year since the start of the cholera outbreak. (Photo: Ansel/cc/flickr)
It's been almost four years since the cholera outbreak began in Haiti following the disastrous earthquake. Since then, the disease—brought to the Caribbean nation by United Nations troops from Nepal—has claimed the lives of over 8,500 Haitians and sickened over 700,000. Yet the UN has continued to evade responsibility for the deadly outbreak, and...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The St. Louis County courthouse. (Photo: Reading Tom/flickr/cc)
Prosecutors in Missouri are investigating possible misconduct by the grand jury...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
“It's time for Scott County to stop illegally robbing people of their lives,” Buskey said.
Octavius Burks has been locked in jail for three years. He has not been charged...