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Missouri Judges Could See Pay Hike

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Judges in Missouri could receive a multi-million dollar pay increase if their counterparts in the federal government win a court case seeking a retroactive pay hike.

The potential increase could affect more than 400 judges in Missouri. It could even lead to pay increases for dozens of full-time local prosecutors.

The administrative arm of Missouri's Court System has prepared a budget request for the next year estimating the potential judicial pay increase could cost nearly $6.7 million dollars. 

 

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