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October 15, 2019 - 1:58 pm
A Wichita lawyer has pleaded guilty in connection to a cyberattack plot targeting websites that were critical of his work. Attorney Bradley Pistotnik entered the new plea in federal court in downtown Wichita Tuesday morning to three counts of accessory after the fact, a misdemeanor. The plea...
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December 29, 2018 - 9:32 am
The Illinois Department of Corrections was forced to make this decision after a federal court found her rights were violated. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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November 13, 2018 - 2:06 pm
A California man accused of making a hoax phone call that led police to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas is expected to enter new pleas. Twenty-six-year-old Tyler R. Barriss has a change-of-plea hearing Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Wichita. He was indicted in Kansas for conspiracy to...
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Dreamstime
August 23, 2018 - 1:11 pm
A federal judge says Kansas is owed $142 million and five other states millions more for costs paid to help finance former President Barack Obama's health care law. But Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said in a statement Wednesday that Kansas shouldn't count on getting the money soon because...
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June 13, 2018 - 2:13 pm
Two online gamers whose alleged dispute over a Call of Duty WWII video game bet of $1.50 ultimately led police to fatally shoot a Wichita man not involved in the argument will make their first appearances in court Wednesday in a case of "swatting" that has drawn national attention. Casey Viner, 18...
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Steve Boyer
May 23, 2018 - 5:03 pm
Three people now face federal charges in the swatting incident that resulted in a Wichita Police officer fatally shooting Andrew Finch. In a press conference Wednesday, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said federal prosecuters will charge Tyler Barriss and two other men for several charges. The...
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May 09, 2018 - 2:28 pm
Sedgwick County Commissioner Michael O'Donnell made an appearance Wednesday afternoon in federal court in downtown Wichita; during his arraignment, he entered a plea of not guilty. O'Donnell, a former state senator, is charged with five counts of bank fraud and wire fraud, and two counts of money...
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Ted Woodward
February 28, 2018 - 2:54 pm
A Wichita man and woman have been charged in a string of armed robberies at local businesses, according to U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister. A federal grand jury indictment charged 20-year-old Savannah Cole and 28-year-old and Kenneth Cade with four counts of robbery and four counts of using...
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