Bonne Terre Crime

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  • Ruling allows Missouri woman to avoid deportation

    Wednesday Mar 11 | via Missourian 

    A year ago, Komdown "Dow" Boyer of Bonne Terre, Missouri, appeared headed for deportation to Thailand after she was convicted of stealing from the pizza restaurant where she worked, even though prosecutors and her employers fought on her behalf. But the Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri, reports that the immigration case was dismissed Monday, and that Boyer can stay in the U.S. Boyer, who moved to the U.S. as a child after her mother married an American soldier, was convicted in 2013 of stealing money from the CiCi's pizza restaurant where she had worked for a decade.


    Related Topix: Bonne Terre, MO, Park Hills, MO

  • Lawyers try to stop execution of Missouri inmate, 74...

    Tuesday Mar 10 | via Daily Mail 

    Lawyers try to stop execution of Missouri inmate, 74, who shot dead a sheriff's deputy years after doctors removed part of his brain following accident Lawyers for Cecil Clayton are seeking a competency trial to halt his execution, which is scheduled for March 17 at 6pm In 1972, 24 years before he shot dead a police officer, he suffered a sawmill accident that caused a shard of wood to go into his head His lawyers argue that he has a low IQ, mental illness and is not competent enough to understand his death sentence A man who murdered a sheriff's deputy years after doctors removed part of his brain will be put to death in Missouri next week - but his lawyers are fighting for him to be saved.


    Related Topix: Missouri, Bonne Terre, MO, State Prisons, Prison

  • Poplar Bluff man convicted of child pornography

    Tuesday Mar 10 | via KAIT-TV 

    POPLAR BLUFF, MO - A Poplar Bluff man has been sentenced to 6 years in prison on child pornography charges. John D. Barnett, 33, pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography, a class C felony. 4 comments

    Related Topix: Poplar Bluff, MO

Bonne Terre Law

I have a DWI SES Class D Felony Conviction, I was wondering if there is a way of reinstating my Drivers License.
It's been four years since my last conviction which was my third DWI.
If you are unable to get a license in MO, you may be able to in CO.
Suspension/revocation of license?
My ex got cited for driving on a suspended/revoked license and failure to stay in one lane on a 3 or more lane road. What is going to happen with this (likely outcome)? I only ask because we have a family court case we are in and his license has obviously been suspended for some time and he was driving my children around with no license and I did not know until now. This suspension/revocation was for a DWI and that case is still going on too though he's under a suspended sentence (for now). What's possible outcomes in this situation?
The answer depends on how the DWS is charged. Take a look at Section 302.321. Punishment on a DWS can be as low as a $...
How can I get my dwi case transferred?
Cooper country doesn't have a dwi court,but St. Francois county, where I live ,does...can I have my case transferred?
Transfers do happen; however, they must be approved by your prosecutor and judge and the Drug Court Program. There are...
I was refused the opportunity to file for trial de novo for license suspension.
I attempted to apply for a trial de novo following an administrative hearing with the Department of Revenue in Farmington MO. I was advised at the St. Francois County District III Court clerks office that only an attorney could apply for a trial de novo, an individual could not apply. How is this not a violation of my civil rights?? I can represent myself in court proceedings but I can't file motions for those proceedings...that doesn't sound like correct information to me!! Is this a violation of my civil rights? If so what can I do now??
You are complaining about what happened in an admisintrative hearing not a criminal proceeding. They probably have...
Can DUI sentences change from state to state?
My boyfriend is a former Ohio resident who recently moved to Missouri, while in Ohio he obtained 3 DUI's and received a 5 year suspension on his drivers liceanse, he is halfway through his suspension but was recently told by Missouri DMV that his suspension is now 10 years because he resides in Missouri. Is this accurate? Can your sentence change state to state for DUI's?
The general rule of thumb is that the state DMV views an out of state offense as if it had been committed in the...
Does a misdemeanor dui from 12 years ago have a statute of limitations
the party hasn't renewed their driver's license since this incident and hasn't been in any kind of criminal trouble during this time nor has this person received any further traffic violations during this time period. this person wasn't able to afford to comply with all of the requirements the judge ordered for this dui charge either because of financial hardship
You may want to rephrase your question. The statute of limitations is not in issue here if the person already plead...
DUI question
Arrested in clay county Missouri for dui, bac of .18 and going 60 in a 45. I need to know if this is my second offense, could it be a felony? Does it have moral turpitude? And could it be a aggrevated dui?
Please review Section 577.023, RSMo. You can google it. It can't be a felony if you only have one prior finding of...