Missouri Court of Appeals Western District News

Missouri Appeals Court Upholds Owned-Vehicle Uninsured Motorist Exclusion

In Johnson v. State Farm Mutual Auto Insurance Company, Johnson appealed a Missouri trial court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of State Farm, which upheld an owned-vehicle uninsured motorist (UM) exclusion clause in two auto policies covering vehicles not …

Court Upholds $2.75M Damage Award Against Businessman in Missouri Arson Lawsuit

A Missouri appeals court has ruled a Columbia businessman is liable for a $2.75 million civil judgment awarded to a woman whose home was destroyed in an alleged arson. The Missouri Court of Appeals Western District affirmed a lower court …