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Criminal History Search
Search the Missouri State Highway Patrol database to obtain a criminal history. Registration is required and fees apply.
Dockets, calendars, and other information about court cases
Missouri Circuit Court Calendars
Search Missouri Circuit Court calendars by circuit and county, date, and judge or attorney.
Published opinions and orders
Missouri Attorney General Opinions
Search Missouri Attorney General opinions by date or keyword.
Self help, legal research, general information
43rd Judicial Circuit Court Rules
View local rules of the Circuit Court for Caldwell, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, and Livingston Counties.
Definitions of Common Legal Terms
A Glossary of commonly used legal terms, organized alphabetically.
Driver Improvement Program
View information about the Missouri Driver Improvement Program to avoid being assessed points on a Missouri driver's license.
Family Law Self-Help
View information for self-represented parties in family law cases, including a required educational program, getting a lawyer, local services, answers to frequently asked questions, forms, legal terms, dispute resolution (mediation), and domestic violence.
Foreclosure Prevention Resources
View resources for preventing foreclosure in Missouri, including local housing counseling agencies and a link to legal aid providers.
Missouri Child Support Services
The Missouri Department of Social Services offers information and services related to child support, including information for parents, an online child support services application form and links to toll-free numbers for child support information.
Missouri Consumer Rights
View a brochure from the Missouri Attorney General's Office outlining consumer rights in Missouri.
Missouri Court Online Legal Research Resources
View Missouri Court information including access to Court Rules, Missouri laws and other legal resources.
Missouri Criminal Process
View a brochure from the Missouri Attorney General's Office about the criminal process in Missouri.
Missouri Expungement Application
Download an application for the expungement of Missouri arrest records.
Missouri Landlord/Tenant Information
View a brochure from the Missouri Attorney General's Office about landlord/tenant law, including landlords' and tenants' rights and responsibilities.
Missouri Legal Information and Resources
View Missouri public law library general court-related information, including Family Law, Domestic Violence, Housing, Wills and Probate and other legal issues.
Missouri Parenting Handbooks
Download the Missouri parenting handbook in English, Spanish or large print.
Missouri State Statutes
Search Missouri State statutes by keyword or view all the statutes. Click the "MO STATUTES" link in the left column.
Missouri Traffic and Motor Vehicle Information
The Missouri Department of Revenue offers information about traffic laws, motor vehicle laws, drivers licenses, information about traffic tickets, online forms and driver manuals.
Public Information Brochures
The Missouri Bar Association has public information brochures available on subjects such as wills and living trusts, bankruptcy and divorce.
Self-Representation in Missouri Courts
View information and resources related to going to court without a lawyer, including information about organizations offering free legal assistance and help finding an attorney.
Legal aid, free services, lawyer referral
Attorney Ethics and Discipline
View information about lawyer ethics and discipline. Also view Missouri Supreme Court disciplinary orders and opinions about attorneys.
Attorney Fee Dispute Resolution
The Missouri Bar offers information about its Fee Dispute Resolution Program, which helps attorneys and clients resolve disputes about attorneys' fees.
Directory of Free and Low-Cost Legal Services
View a directory of free and low-cost legal services programs.
Find Attorney Status Information
The Missouri Bar offers an online search of attorney information to determine whether an attorney is in good standing to practice law. Search by lawyer name, city, county and zip code.
Find Legal Assistance
Links to lawyer referral services and organizations offering free and low-cost legal assistance to eligible clients.
Lawyer Referral Services
The Missouri Bar offers links and contact information for lawyer referral services, including online search options for contact information by type of practice and location.
Legal Information and Referral
The Missouri Department of Social Services offers toll-free hotlines, including information related to child abuse and neglect, foster care, school violence, child support, public benefits and senior citizens.
Missouri Attorney Complaint Information
The Missouri Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel provides information related to how to make a complaint about a lawyer, including online complaint forms.
The Missouri State Public Defender offers free and low-cost criminal defense representation to eligible clients. Online resources include answers to frequently asked questions, an online application for services and office contact information.
Types of Representation
View information about various forms of legal representation including consultation, retainer, limited scope representation in which the lawyer handles some parts of a case, collaborative law in which opposing lawyers in domestic disputes negotiate instead of going to court, and free (pro bono) legal assistance.
Forms and related information
Online Court Forms and Instructions
View Missouri court forms and instructions, including filing information, adult abuse, child protection, child support, civil, criminal, family, probate, small claims and tax offset forms.
Online fine payments
Missouri Traffic Ticket Information and Online Payment Services
Search Missouri online traffic ticket case information, legal information about traffic tickets and online forms. Online ticket payment services are available for participating counties.