Trial

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October 14, 2019 - 8:31 pm
A man charged in the shooting death of a former Washburn University football player and the wounding of current New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine has a new attorney. KiAnn Caprice was appointed this week to defend Francisco Mendez, 18, who faces 12 charges after the April 28 shooting that...
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September 25, 2019 - 6:44 pm
The trial of a Kansas man charged in an infant's death ended in a hung jury. The jury on Tuesday could not reach a unanimous verdict in the first-degree murder and child abuse trial of D'Khari Lyons of Manhattan. Lyons was charged after 2½-month-old Michael Calver Jr. died in November 2018 while...
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September 16, 2019 - 5:53 pm
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, will be wearing body-worn cameras from different companies for the next month, and will report their experiences as part of a multi-vendor evaluation. About thirty officers will try out the cameras after receiving training on how to use them. Police officials then...
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September 12, 2019 - 9:09 pm
A woman has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend in Kansas. Gregoria Elizabeth Baez, 22, who was convicted Thursday. She was charged with second-degree murder in the death of 21-year-old Felix Florez of Manhattan, who was a Geary County correctional...
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September 12, 2019 - 5:56 pm
A mother has testified in the trial of a suspended Kansas priest charged with molesting her daughter that she was raised to hold priests in high regard and didn't know how to respond when she became concerned. The mother said Wednesday that she waited months to come forward after seeing the Rev...
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August 19, 2019 - 9:49 pm
A Wichita mother charged in the death of her child, will stand trial in the case... Brandi Marchant, 22, is charged with first degree murder and child abuse. An autopsy revealed that her son Zaiden, 2, died of dehydration and malnutrition, and had meth in his system. In court Monday, Marchant...
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August 11, 2019 - 1:24 pm
The Nebraska trial of a Kansas man charged with the 2017 traffic deaths of four Iowa motorcyclists has been delayed again until October. A judge recently agreed to delay the trial for 24-year-old Jeser Cisneros-Hernandez, of Liberal, Kansas. He's pleaded not guilty to four counts of vehicular...
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July 30, 2019 - 7:32 pm
A former University of Kansas football player has pleaded not guilty to allegations that he choked a woman and pointed a shotgun in her face. Kenny Evel Bastida, 19, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday and pleaded not guilty to aggravated assault and aggravated battery and two...
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July 03, 2019 - 7:57 pm
A Kansas prison inmate serving 50 years for a brutal murder has been ordered to stand trial for attempted rape last year of a female correctional officer. A judge found sufficient evidence to bind Tanner Lee Green, 42, over for trial on Wednesday on alternate counts of attempted rape, aggravated...
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP
May 29, 2019 - 8:18 pm
The federal trial against a border activist charged with harboring migrants in a case advocates say is politically-motivated began Wednesday with jury selection. Scott Daniel Warren was arrested in 2018 when Border Patrol agents found him at a property used to provide aid to immigrants in Ajo,...
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