Missouri Supreme Court denies request to hear county lawsuit

If funding isn’t provided by the county for his office and vendor bills, Vescovo said inmates who do not pose an imminent public safety threat may have to be released, while others, such as those charged in homicide cases, may have to be moved to other jails, which would also come as an additional cost to the county.

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