Charles Branson

August 04, 2018 - 11:39 am
Authorities say a Lawrence man won't be prosecuted for a fatal shooting incident on his porch because his actions were protected under the state's "Stand Your Ground" law. The Lawrence Journal-World reports no charges will be filed against 44-year-old Robert Patrick in connection with the April 4...
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March 24, 2018 - 11:07 am
A new diversion program in Kansas is working to keep women with addictions out of jail by helping them get clean. The Douglas County Women's Substance Use Disorder Prosecutor-Led Diversion and Treatment Program started this month, the Lawrence Journal-World reported. The program is only for women...
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Dreamstime
April 16, 2017 - 1:22 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The Douglas County district attorney has charged a woman with first-degree murder after a 9-month-old child died last year at a day care in Eudora. District Attorney Charles Branson says 42-year-old Carrody Buchhorn was charged Friday. She is scheduled to make her first court...
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