News & Publications

News & Publications


This section of Your Missouri Courts website is designed to assist members of the news media and the public in finding certain information about the Judicial Branch. The Newsroom section contains media advisories or news releases of interest to the legal community or general public. The Publications page provides links to chief justice columns, annual reports and accompanying statistical supplements, certain commission reports, and various handbooks and manuals. The Speeches page provides links to speeches by the chief justice to members of the general assembly and The Missouri Bar. The Cameras in the Courtroom section contains the text of the applicable rule, a guide to how that rule operates in Missouri courts and a directory of each court’s media coordinator. The Media Contact page provides contact information in the event the news media have questions. Finally, the Chief Justice Columns section provides links to monthly columns about a range of issues relating to Missouri's courts and legal system.