Law

May 14, 2019 - 4:32 pm
Thousands of law enforcement officers from across the country honor fallen colleagues and support their surviving family members. Watch the latest video at
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April 07, 2019 - 7:33 am
How did the immigration system reach breaking point? Insight from Andrew Arthur, resident fellow in law and policy at the Center for Immigration Studies. Watch the latest video at
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Dreamstime
January 19, 2019 - 12:45 am
Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has told a federal judge he's completed extra legal education that she required of him as a sanction in a voting rights lawsuit. Kobach filed documents Friday in federal court showing he finished a six-hour course called "Civil Trial: Everything You Need...
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June 23, 2018 - 8:04 am
A new Kansas law goes into effect on July 1 that legally protects Good Samaritans who break into vehicles to save overheating children, animals and vulnerable adults. Several groups are planning to get together at 11 a.m. Monday in Spring Hill to talk about the law and show Kansans how to exercise...
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March 26, 2018 - 4:33 pm
Kansas legislators are trying to save a state law prohibiting state contractors from boycotting Israel after a federal judge blocked its enforcement. The state House passed a bill Monday to narrow the law enacted last year so that it would no longer apply to individuals or contracts worth $100,000...
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March 25, 2018 - 11:41 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A state prison inmate who escaped from southwest Oklahoma has been captured in Oklahoma City. Authorities say 42-year-old Teddy J. Ely was taken into custody Saturday following a police pursuit involving a stolen vehicle. Police say Ely suffered an injury during the pursuit and...
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March 25, 2018 - 11:25 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Missouri man has been charged with using a GPS tracking device to assist in the murder of a rival drug trafficker who was fatally shot in front of his 8-year-old daughter. Thirty-year-old Lester Brown of Kansas City, Missouri, was charged Thursday in a...
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Dreamstime
March 24, 2018 - 10:37 pm
A Kansas City man has been charged with using a GPS tracking device to help kill a rival drug trafficker in front of the victim's 8-year-old daughter. Federal prosecutors say 30-year-old Lester Brown was charged Thursday with using the device to commit a crime of violence in the March death of...
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Dreamstime
March 24, 2018 - 1:30 am
The person accused of killing Iviona Lewis had his first court appearance on Friday. 25-year old Chaz Stephens of Hoisington, was arrested and booked earlier this week into Barton County Jail on suspicion of second-degree murder. Stephens is the boyfriend of Iviona's mother according to authorities...
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March 22, 2018 - 12:47 pm
Three militia members plotted to bomb a Kansas mosque and apartment complex housing Somali immigrants to kill as many Muslims as possible, a federal prosecutor said Thursday. In her opening statement at their trial, Risa Berkower told jurors that the three men described the Somalis as "cockroaches...
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