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June 22, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Residents of a Kansas City, Kansas neighborhood have filed a federal lawsuit over flooding during the summer of 2017 that accuses businesses and local officials of negligence. The lawsuit filed earlier this month by five residents in the U.S. District Court for Kansas accuses the companies of...
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June 19, 2019 - 7:01 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union is asking a federal judge to make it easier to protest inside the Kansas Statehouse. The group sought to show during a court hearing Wednesday that restrictions on demonstrations violate protesters' rights to free speech and due legal process. The ACLU asked U.S...
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June 10, 2019 - 10:31 pm
"Stairway to Heaven" will get another hearing, this time to a packed house. A panel of 11 judges from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed Monday to hear Led Zeppelin's appeal in a copyright lawsuit alleging the group stole its 1971 rock epic from an obscure 1960s instrumental. In a 2016...
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June 10, 2019 - 6:49 pm
A Kansas activist is asking the state's highest court to require the Legislature to provide sign-language interpreters for its sessions and better captioning for its audio and video feeds. Chris Haulmark of Olathe filed a petition last week with the Kansas Supreme Court. He argues that state and...
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June 05, 2019 - 6:12 pm
The University of Kansas is paying a former student-athlete $40,000 to settle a lawsuit claiming she became ill because of mold in the vents of her dormitory room. The university denies the claims but agreed to pay Laine Evans $20,000 and her attorneys $20,000 to settle the lawsuit. The agreement...
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June 04, 2019 - 8:02 pm
A man is suing the city of Topeka after he was seriously injured when he fell through a gap in a highway bridge in the same place where four people have plunged through since 2001, including a boy, 14, who died. The lawsuit filed Monday seeks nearly $2.78 million for Trong Do Turner, who was...
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Steve & Ted mornings
May 28, 2019 - 8:11 am
Steve and Ted get the latest on the proceedings from Fox's Eben Brown. Plus the KSN First Alert Forecast from Kansas Today Meteorologist Ronelle Williams.
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May 23, 2019 - 9:26 pm
A lawsuit alleges a Kansas police cadet was fired after pressing sexual battery charges against her supervisor. The lawsuit filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Kansas contends the Kansas City, Kansas, cadet delayed reporting the abuse for fear of retaliation and found that fear justified when...
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May 22, 2019 - 7:09 pm
The State of Kansas is no longer opposing Planned Parenthood after the origination sued the state when a former administration vowed to defund the organization. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment notified the organization in May 2016 that its Medicaid contract would be ending. A Kansas...
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May 03, 2019 - 7:41 pm
A federal judge in Mississippi has dismissed most of a lawsuit in which rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis alleged a daughter had stolen money from him. U.S. District Judge Neal Biggers ruled April 25 that most claims were barred by a three-year statute of limitations. He left alive only claims...
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