St. Louis American

A weekly newspaper serving the African-American community of St. Louis, Missouri.
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Primary geographic focus: Missouri
Organization type(s): Media


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More than 50K eligible children dropped from Medicaid in MO

Sandra Jordan
St. Louis American
February 12, 2019
Cumbersome paperwork, state computer systems that don’t communicate with one other, call center troubles and language barriers are causing some children in Missouri to fall through the cracks and get kicked off of Medicaid benefits.

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SLPS settles with family of suspended student

Jessica Karins
St. Louis American
March 30, 2018
In a first for Missouri, the plaintiff received a monetary award and an order for the district to change its policies.

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Legal Services of Eastern Missouri introduces new Education Justice Program

Sophie Hurwitz
St. Louis American
July 20, 2017
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) has created a new unit with a big goal: ending the school-to-prison pipeline and creating an equitable educational system.

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