Lawsuit

Sipa USA
May 10, 2017 - 9:19 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge has told Kansas' top elections official to disclose proposed changes to federal voting laws that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump. U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson says she reviewed the materials and found no error in the magistrate's earlier ruling...
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Dreamstime
May 05, 2017 - 4:20 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Legal challenges to a Kansas law requiring documentary proof of citizenship remain on track for trial after rulings in two separate federal cases. U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson on Thursday mostly denied motions seeking summary judgment in mixed rulings that nonetheless...
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Dreamstime
April 24, 2017 - 4:18 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A teenager who was shot by a Kansas City store clerk who thought the boy was shoplifting a package of cookies is suing the clerk and his employers. The lawsuit on behalf of Ryan Jones was filed earlier this month against 27-year-old Mohammed Abdi and Pic N Save LLC. Abdi was...
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Dreamstime
April 06, 2017 - 7:53 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that claimed a Kansas sheriff fired a detective for refusing to end an investigation into a man who faces sex crime charges from five women and a teenage girl. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that U.S. District Senior Judge Sam Crow...
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Dreamstime
March 28, 2017 - 8:59 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Police say a Topeka man charged with driving drunk and killing a woman is being sued. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the wrongful death lawsuit against Jason Patterson, 33, alleges negligence. Patterson is charged with involuntary manslaughter while driving under the...
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Dreamstime
March 22, 2017 - 6:42 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the University of Kansas by parents of two former rowers who alleged they were sexually assaulted by a former football player in a dorm. The Kansas City Star reports Douglas County District Judge B. Kay Hoff dismissed the lawsuit on...
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