The United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Missouri reviewed the case for several months and ultimately deferred to Platte County to prosecute the case.
Patience is charged with attempted sexual exploitation of a minor for communicating with a person he believed to be less than 14 years old and urging her to take pictures while performing a sexual act.
In cooperation with the Truman Presidential Library and the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Kansas City, the Kansas City Public Library had invited Dennis Ross—a former advisor on the Middle East to Presidents George H. Bush and Barack Obama, and to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and currently a distinguished fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy—to speak about Truman and Israel at its Plaza Branch.If you prefer to read your hometown newspaper electronically, then you will want to sign up for the Ralston Recorder Digital offer.Click here for a digital-only subscription to the Ralston Recorder. You will be notified in advance of any price increases. You have reached the limit of 7 free articles every 30 days.To continue, sign up for a digital subscription at a special introductory rate of only 99¢ for the first month. If you're already a subscriber, click on Log in below. Sign up now for a digital only subscription to for only 99¢ for the first month.Are you already a subscriber to the Ralston Recorder?