The former Mo. Supreme Court Chief Justice will be honored by the Interfaith Legal Services for Immigrants (ILSI) with its Shining Star Award at the “FREEDOM ROCKS!” Gala & Auction on Saturday evening, October 12, 2013 at the Saint Frances Xavier Grand Ballroom, located at St. Louis College Church. The award recognizes the valuable role immigrants play in building a strong community and Wolff’s efforts have focused on helping low-income individuals and families receive crucial legal representation and services as they transition from immigrant to citizen status. Since it was founded in 2001, Interfaith Legal Services for Immigrants has been providing high quality legal services to low-income families on a sliding-scale . The event will include a cocktail reception, entertainment and dinner. . .Regarding the Writers Guild of America’s charge against Joan Rivers for her work on the non-union show, “Fashion Police,” she said, “That is such a bunch of bullshit. . .E! should hire Anthony Weiner to work with these people. He’d fit right in!”. . Dennis Crouch, Mizzou Law School prof of his analysis: Out of the more than eight million registered patents in the U.S., only about two million are still in force.