KC municipal court officials say legislative reforms would make things worse | The Kansas City Star

A municipal court reform bill awaiting Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s signature reduces fines and eliminates jail for many municipal offenses. But officials in Kansas City and nearby suburbs say it endangers public safety and neighborhoods. Legislation is part of the aftermath of riots in Ferguson and other St. Louis area cities.

Source: KC municipal court officials say legislative reforms would make things worse | The Kansas City Star

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