Missouri bill prohibits use of foreign laws

Thursday, May 9, 2013 | 7:35 a.m. CDT; updated 9:39 a.m. CDT, Thursday, May 9, 2013

JEFFERSON CITY — Court rulings based on laws made outside the U.S. would be unenforceable in Missouri if those laws violate the state or U.S. constitutions under a bill sent to Gov. Jay Nixon.