Grandparent Visitation Rights in Missouri

A common question is “do grandparents have visitation rights in Missouri?” The answer is yes. Missouri law authorizes “reasonable visitation rights to the grandparents of the child” under the appropriate…
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Missouri Supreme Court rules St. Louis area red-light camera laws unconstitutional

On August 18, 2015, the Missouri Supreme Court ruled that the red-light camera ordinances in St. Louis, St. Peters, and Moline Acres were unconstitutional. In Tupper v. City of St.…
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Does Missouri recognize common law marriage?

Clients frequently ask whether Missouri recognizes common law marriage. The answer is, "it depends." What is common law marriage? In certain circumstances, in specific states, it may be possible for…
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