In a similar case involving prison guards, a jury awarded them $113.7 million in back pay. The lawsuit claims worked between 2 and 4 hours of overtime each week becuase they didn't get credit for time spent entering and exiting the prison.
Kurt Erickson is a reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch
The hearing is set for Oct. 28 at the state-owned Wainwright Office Building in downtown St. Louis. The issue is the state letting Planned Parenthood's license to perform abortions expire. And there is added emotion over the law banning abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy.
Michael Barrett officially leaves on Nov. 15.
State Auditor Nicole Galloway, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor, is expected to meet Gov. Mike Parson in the November general election next year.
Libertarian candidates rarely receive more than 3% of the vote in statewide elections.
The accusation by attorneys representing the Republican governor’s administration is part of a bitter legal battle over a new state license for Missouri’s sole provider of abortions.
The company is among the biggest slot machine operators in Illinois.