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2022
October
03,
2022
| 14:29 PM America/Chicago
Are you passionate about a certain family law topic? Submit a proposal to present at the 2023 Family Law Conference!MoBarCLE and The Missouri Bar Family Law Section are requesting proposals for breakout session topics at the 23rd annual Family Law Co...
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October
03,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Described as a “lifelong public defender,” Charles Hoskins posthumously received this year’s Defender of Distinction Award from the Missouri Public Defender Commission for exemplifying the ideal of public defense.Hoskins was a lawyer with the Missour...
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September
30,
2022
| 13:57 PM America/Chicago
More than 300 of the 379 individuals who passed the July 2022 Bar Exam took their oath of admission on Sept. 30 during a series of enrollment ceremonies at the Supreme Court of Missouri Building in Jefferson City. With their friends and families look...
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September
30,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
The Board of Governors of The Missouri Bar has approved two 2022 Bar-initiated legislative proposals for carryover to the 2023 legislative session. In addition, divisions and committees of The Missouri Bar have submitted six preliminary legislative p...
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September
30,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar elected a historic slate of officers on Sept. 14, and this month’s most admired articles focused on Suicide Prevention Month activities and recognizing award winners for the Smithson Spurgeon Awards. Here is a review of last month’s ...
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September
28,
2022
| 16:01 PM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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September
27,
2022
| 11:30 AM America/Chicago
This information is provided by the Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee as part of its charge per Supreme Court of Missouri Rule 10.55 to release information to the public about the judicial performance review process and the vote of the c...
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September
26,
2022
| 10:06 AM America/Chicago
You’ve completed all the steps to become a Missouri lawyer – and now it’s time to celebrate! Follow these tips to make the most of the Fall Enrollment Ceremonies, while also keeping stress levels low.  The 2022 Fall Enrollment Ceremonies will consist...
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September
23,
2022
| 12:20 PM America/Chicago
Veto SessionThe General Assembly reconvened at noon on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, pursuant to the Art. III, Sec. 32 of the Constitution of Missouri.  The House of Representatives received the veto messages from the governor and adjourned until th...
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September
22,
2022
| 08:32 AM America/Chicago
Each year, The Missouri Bar designates a group of lawyers as "Senior Counselors." To become a Senior Counselor, a lawyer must reach the age of 75 or have been admitted to The Missouri Bar for 50 years. During The Missouri Bar's 2022 Annual Meeting, L...
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September
21,
2022
| 10:42 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar honored its latest group of “Senior Counselors” during the 2022 Annual Meeting in Springfield. To receive the honor of “Senior Counselor,” a lawyer must reach the age of 75 or have been admitted to The Missouri Bar for 50 years. Belo...
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September
20,
2022
| 18:55 PM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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September
19,
2022
| 14:32 PM America/Chicago
For half a millennium, David Macoubrie has been attending the Annual Meeting of The Missouri Bar, and he will proudly discuss the valuable friendships he has made at the conference since 1965. The only Annual Meetings the Chillicothe lawyer has misse...
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September
15,
2022
| 14:02 PM America/Chicago
Lauren Tucker McCubbin, with Polsinelli in Kansas City, was sworn in as 2022-23 president of The Missouri Bar on Sept. 15 at the state bar's annual meeting, held at the University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center in Springfield. Hon. Patricia Brecke...
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September
15,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Hon. Joe Hensley was honored with the 2022 Theodore McMillian Judicial Excellence Award for his integrity and leadership in the courtroom.Established by The Missouri Bar Board of Governors in 2004, the award recognizes judges who have inspired others...
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September
14,
2022
| 17:00 PM America/Chicago
          Lauren Tucker McCubbin, with Polsinelli in Kansas City, was elected as 2022-23 Missouri Bar president during the Sept. 14 Board of Governors meeting.Tucker McCubbin will be sworn in as president on Sept. 15 at the Annual Meeting of The Miss...
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September
14,
2022
| 14:45 PM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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September
12,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Missouri Bar President John Grimm awarded the 2022 President’s Awards to W. Dudley McCarter and Scott Vincent for their commitment to educating lawyers through their Journal of The Missouri Bar columns.Given by the president of The Missouri Bar, the ...
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September
09,
2022
| 09:51 AM America/Chicago
Wednesday, Sept.14, 2022, will mark the beginning of the veto session.  At this time, members of both chambers will convene to consider those bills or line items vetoed by Governor Parson.  An outline and summaries are included below.  A vote of two-...
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September
08,
2022
| 16:29 PM America/Chicago
Speaking in classrooms is a powerful way to connect with students and spread awareness of legal matters and the profession at large.This September, The Missouri Bar’s Citizenship Education Department is asking lawyers to enter area classrooms and tea...
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September
08,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/Chicago
The Young Lawyers’ Section of The Missouri Bar and Presiding Judge Rachel Bringer Shepherd hosted a third continuing legal education program based on the play, “The Milly Project,” Aug. 26 in Hannibal. The program brought together more than 50 indivi...
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September
08,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Hon. Fernando J. Gaitan Jr., Chuck Henson, and Alan D. Pratzel were named this year’s Spurgeon Smithson Award recipients for their contributions toward increasing the quality of justice.Established in 1976, the Spurgeon Smithson Awards recognize judg...
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September
07,
2022
| 13:54 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors is set to meet Wednesday, Sept. 14, in conjunction with the bar’s 2022 Annual Meeting in Springfield.The board, which is comprised of Missouri lawyers elected by their peers to represent their respective geographic...
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September
06,
2022
| 19:51 PM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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September
06,
2022
| 12:31 PM America/Chicago
Erlene W. Krigel was selected as this year’s Michael R. Roser Excellence in Bankruptcy Award for her achievements in bankruptcy law.The Bankruptcy-Creditors and Debtors Rights Committee (formerly the Commercial Law Committee) of The Missouri Bar give...
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September
02,
2022
| 10:28 AM America/Chicago
Deceased members of the bar for whom we were notified between Aug. 1, 2022 and Aug. 31, 2022....
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September
02,
2022
| 09:42 AM America/Chicago
On Aug. 22, 2022, Gov. Mike Parson issued a proclamation calling for an extraordinary session of the General Assembly to make income tax cuts and extend key agriculture tax credit programs for a minimum of six years. The session was scheduled to conv...
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September
02,
2022
| 09:24 AM America/Chicago
Order Dated Aug. 30, 2022Re:  Revised MAI-Civil Instructions and Notes on UseEffective Date:  July 1, 2023OrderOrder (PDF) ...
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September
01,
2022
| 09:33 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar’s Annual Meeting is right around the corner on Sept. 14, and some of August’s most popular stories focused on noteworthy individuals and award winners who will be featured at the conference in Springfield. Here is a summary of last m...
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September
01,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.Suicide and depression are sadly not rare among lawyers. A recent American Bar Association survey of lawyers and staff at firms found 1 in 5 of the respondents had contemplated suicide at one point duri...
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