MISSOURI CIRCUIT COURT TWENTY-SECOND CIRCUIT (City of St. Louis) MARY ERIN NOEL, et al., ) ) Plaintiffs, ) ) v. ) No. 1422-CC00249 ) Div. 18 BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS, ) etc., et al., ) ) Defendants. )
FINDINGS OF FACT, CONCLUSIONS OF LAW, ORDER AND JUDGMENT
Plaintiffs, citizens and taxpayers of the City of St. Louis, bring this action to prevent submission of an initiative proposition to their fellow citizens of the City. After hearing, the Court entered a preliminary injunction preventing submission of the initiative at a special election. At the trial on the merits, members of the committee of petitioners were granted leave to intervene as defendants. The parties submitted the case on the preliminary injunction record, the pleadings, exhibits and testimony of the principal draftsman of the initiative. Having considered the record, the Court now enters its findings of fact, conclusions of law, order and judgment. Issues on which no specific finding is made are deemed found in accordance with the result reached. Objections not heretofore expressly ruled on will be deemed overruled, with the Court considering such evidence only for permissible purposes. Findings of Fact 1. Plaintiffs herein are individuals and a limited liability company residing in the City of St. Louis and are taxpayers thereof.