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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Kansas AG says company to pay $110,00 for no-call violationsA California company has agreed to pay $110,000 in penalties and fees for viola
Kansas AG says company to pay $110,00 for no-call violations
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
A California company has agreed to pay $110,000 in penalties and fees for violating the No-Call Act and Kansas Consumer Protection Act. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said Judson Enterprises Inc., doing business as K-Designers of Gold River,... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
RadioShack Gift Cards Consumers Owed Refund Kansas consumers holding unused gift cards purchased from RadioShack can obta
RadioShack Gift Cards Consumers Owed Refund
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
Kansas consumers holding unused gift cards purchased from RadioShack can obtain refunds from the company, which filed for bankruptcy last year. Topeka, KS - infoZine - Under a court order filed in U.S.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Unused Radio Shack gift card holders can obtain refund, Kansas AG saysConsumers with unused gift cards from Radio Shack can obtain refunds, the Kansa
Unused Radio Shack gift card holders can obtain refund, Kansas AG says
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Consumers with unused gift cards from Radio Shack can obtain refunds, the Kansas Attorney General’s office said Monday. The company filed for bankruptcy last year. Under a court order filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, gift cards purchased from... Read more
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KSHB-TV Kansas City
RadioShack owes gift card purchasers a refundTOPEKA, Kan. - If you have an unused RadioShack gift card, the bankrupt electro
RadioShack owes gift card purchasers a refund
KSHB-TV Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. - If you have an unused RadioShack gift card, the bankrupt electronics retailer owes you a refund. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said Monday in a press release that, under a court order filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, a trust... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
49 States, Including Kansas & Missouri Agree to New Mortgage Settlement with HSBC Agreement to provide loan modifications and payments for foreclosed HSBC loan
49 States, Including Kansas & Missouri Agree to New Mortgage Settlement with HSBC
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 6 days ago
Agreement to provide loan modifications and payments for foreclosed HSBC loans to over 2,600 Missourians. 700 Kansas consumers may be eligible for relief Kansas City,... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Kansas House vote shows weak support for constitutional amendment on judicial selectionTOPEKA — The Kansas House voted Wednesday to advance toward final action a prop
Kansas House vote shows weak support for constitutional amendment on judicial selection
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
TOPEKA — The Kansas House voted Wednesday to advance toward final action a proposed constitutional amendment that would change the way state Supreme Court justices are selected, but the 69-53 vote was far short of the two-thirds majority, or 84... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lawton Nuss, Kansas chief justice, defends current method of picking state Supreme Court justicesKansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Wednesday reiterated his oppo
Lawton Nuss, Kansas chief justice, defends current method of picking state Supreme Court justices
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Wednesday reiterated his opposition to changing the way justices are selected, minutes after lawmakers advanced a new method. The present system works well, Nuss said. “My position has not changed... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lawton Nuss, Kansas chief justice, defends current method of picking supreme court justicesKansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Tuesday reiterated his opposi
Lawton Nuss, Kansas chief justice, defends current method of picking supreme court justices
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Tuesday reiterated his opposition to changing the way justices are selected, minutes after lawmakers advanced a new method. The present system works well, Nuss said. “My position has not changed and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas chief justice defends current method of picking supreme court justicesKansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Tuesday reiterated his opposi
Kansas chief justice defends current method of picking supreme court justices
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Tuesday reiterated his opposition to changing the way justices are selected, minutes after lawmakers advanced a new method. The present system works well, Nuss said. “My position has not changed and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Bipartisan backing for boost to Kansas open records lawBipartisan support greeted a proposal to enhance the state’s open records law t
Bipartisan backing for boost to Kansas open records law
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Bipartisan support greeted a proposal to enhance the state’s open records law that would stop officials from using private emails to avoid disclosing their communications to the public. Republican Attorney General Derek Schmidt and Democratic Senate... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
No resolution on judicial selection without statewide vote, Attorney General Schmidt tells House GOP weighing proposalsKansas will not resolve disputes over judicial selection until voters weigh in,
No resolution on judicial selection without statewide vote, Attorney General Schmidt tells House GOP weighing proposals
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Kansas will not resolve disputes over judicial selection until voters weigh in, Attorney General Derek Schmidt said Tuesday as House Republicans weigh tackling the issue this session. Schmidt, a Republican, advised a meeting of the House GOP caucus... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Kansas AG: Debate over courts to go on until voters step inAttorney General Derek Schmidt said questions about how Kansas Supreme Court ju
Kansas AG: Debate over courts to go on until voters step in
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
Attorney General Derek Schmidt said questions about how Kansas Supreme Court justices are chosen will remain until the state's voters decide the issue. The Republican attorney general spoke Tuesday to a caucus of GOP Kansas House members. The... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius appointee penned anti-abortion Court of Appeals rulingFormer Gov. Kathleen Sebelius is a foe in the eyes of anti-abortion advocates i
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius appointee penned anti-abortion Court of Appeals ruling
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius is a foe in the eyes of anti-abortion advocates in Kansas and yet it was a Sebelius appointee who issued the Kansas Court of Appeal’s anti-abortion minority opinion Friday. On March 12, 2003, Sebelius made her first... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Kansas Supreme Court voids Wichita marijuana ordinanceTOPEKA — The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday struck down a voter-approved ordina
Kansas Supreme Court voids Wichita marijuana ordinance
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
TOPEKA — The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday struck down a voter-approved ordinance in Wichita that reduced penalties for possessing small amounts of marijuana. The case has been closely watched by activists in other Kansas communities who are... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kansas to appeal ruling on abortionTOPEKA — The Kansas Court of Appeals Friday left in place a lower-court decisio
Kansas to appeal ruling on abortion
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
TOPEKA — The Kansas Court of Appeals Friday left in place a lower-court decision blocking a state law that would ban a procedure common in second-trimester abortions. The Kansas Legislature passed the ban on the procedure, which it described as... Read more
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The Times Leader
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
The Times Leader / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
Lake Placid News / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
The Marietta Times / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: As Kansas court blocks law, governor is honored January 22, 2016 2
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 21 days ago
The Latest: As Kansas court blocks law, governor is honored January 22, 2016 23:45 GMT TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- The latest on the Kansas Court of Appeals decision on whether to allow the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rightsWICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement th
Appeals court: Kansas Constitution protects abortion rights
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Court of Appeals refused Friday to implement the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a common second-trimester abortion method, ruling in a split but groundbreaking decision that the conservative state's constitution... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kansas' highest court voids Wichita marijuana ordinanceREUTERS: The highest court in Kansas on Friday voided a voter-approved ordinanc
Kansas' highest court voids Wichita marijuana ordinance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
REUTERS: The highest court in Kansas on Friday voided a voter-approved ordinance in Wichita to reduce punishments for possessing small amounts of marijuana. By a 7-0 vote, the Kansas Supreme Court said Wichita ignored filing and disclosure rules... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
U.S. Supreme Court overturns Kansas Supreme Court ruling on Carr brothers, Sidney GleasonThe U.S. Supreme Court sided with the state of Kansas on Wednesday, overturning
U.S. Supreme Court overturns Kansas Supreme Court ruling on Carr brothers, Sidney Gleason
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
The U.S. Supreme Court sided with the state of Kansas on Wednesday, overturning a Kansas Supreme Court ruling that vacated the death sentences of three men. Reginald Carr, Jonathan Carr and Sidney Gleason had their death sentences vacated in 2014... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
U.S. Supreme Court sides with Kansas in Carr, Gleason casesTOPEKA – The U.S. Supreme Court today sided with Kansas and ruled that the deat
U.S. Supreme Court sides with Kansas in Carr, Gleason cases
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
TOPEKA – The U.S. Supreme Court today sided with Kansas and ruled that the death sentences imposed on two capital murder defendants in Wichita and one in Great Bend did not violate the U. S. Constitution. In an 8-1 ruling, the high court rejected as... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
U.S. Supreme Court overturns Kansas Supreme Court ruling on Carr brothersThe U.S. Supreme Court sided with the state of Kansas on Wednesday, overturning
U.S. Supreme Court overturns Kansas Supreme Court ruling on Carr brothers
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
The U.S. Supreme Court sided with the state of Kansas on Wednesday, overturning a Kansas Supreme Court ruling in 2014 that vacated the death sentences of three men. Reginald Carr, Jonathan Carr and Sidney Gleason had their death sentences vacated... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Kansas House, Senate panels approve judicial budget billTopeka — Kansas legislators moved quickly Thursday to see that the state’s cour
Kansas House, Senate panels approve judicial budget bill
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
Topeka — Kansas legislators moved quickly Thursday to see that the state’s courts remain open despite a legal dispute that’s threatening the judiciary’s entire budget. The House Appropriations Committee and the Senate Judiciary Committee approved... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sam Brownback, Kansans raise voices to honor Martin Luther King Jr. during march ThursdayEducator Beryl New, politician Sam Brownback and pastor Sherdeill Breathett lif
Sam Brownback, Kansans raise voices to honor Martin Luther King Jr. during march Thursday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Educator Beryl New, politician Sam Brownback and pastor Sherdeill Breathett lifted their voices Thursday in a celebration of service to others honoring the late Rev. Martin Luther King's sacrifice for justice and equality. New, principal at Highland... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Colorado pot in KansasEver since Colorado has loosened the grip on marijuana and made it legal to hav
Colorado pot in Kansas
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Ever since Colorado has loosened the grip on marijuana and made it legal to have small amounts, there has been an uptick of marijuana in Kansas. There is no hard evidence of this so Kansas law makers are deriving a plan on how to track this. Kansas... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Kansas cutting off Medicaid funds for Planned ParenthoodKansas will prevent Planned Parenthood from receiving any funds through its Med
Kansas cutting off Medicaid funds for Planned Parenthood
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 30 days ago
Kansas will prevent Planned Parenthood from receiving any funds through its Medicaid program, Gov. Sam Brownback announced Tuesday in a State of the State address that encouraged state legislators to enshrine such a policy into law. The Republican... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Kansas cutting off Medicaid funds for Planned ParenthoodTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � Kansas will prevent Planned Parenthood from receiving any f
Kansas cutting off Medicaid funds for Planned Parenthood
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � Kansas will prevent Planned Parenthood from receiving any funds through its Medicaid program, Gov. Sam Brownback announced Tuesday in a State of the State address that encouraged state legislators to enshrine such a policy into... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Kansas cutting off Medicaid funds for Planned ParenthoodTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � Kansas will prevent Planned Parenthood from receiving any f
Kansas cutting off Medicaid funds for Planned Parenthood
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 30 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � Kansas will prevent Planned Parenthood from receiving any funds through its Medicaid program, Gov. Sam Brownback announced Tuesday evening in a State of the State address that encouraged state legislators to enshrine such a policy... Read more
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ABC News
Kansas Cutting off Medicaid Funds for Planned ParenthoodThe Republican governor also spent part of his speech before a joint session of
Kansas Cutting off Medicaid Funds for Planned Parenthood
ABC News / Posted a month ago
The Republican governor also spent part of his speech before a joint session of the GOP-dominated Legislature criticizing President Barack Obama, a Democrat, on national security issues. Brownback said the state is prepared "to thwart every action"... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Legislature drops bills on judiciary, guns, KDOT, foster careThe House budget committee demonstrated eagerness Tuesday to resolve a conflict
Kansas Legislature drops bills on judiciary, guns, KDOT, foster care
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted a month ago
The House budget committee demonstrated eagerness Tuesday to resolve a conflict with the Kansas Supreme Court by introducing a bill to eliminate a judicial budget provision ruled unconstitutional by the state's highest court. The controversy... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Legislature drops bills on judiciary, guns, KDOT into hopperThe House budget committee demonstrated eagerness Tuesday to resolve a conflict
Kansas Legislature drops bills on judiciary, guns, KDOT into hopper
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted a month ago
The House budget committee demonstrated eagerness Tuesday to resolve a conflict with the Kansas Supreme Court by introducing a bill to eliminate a judicial budget provision ruled unconstitutional by the state's highest court. The controversy... Read more

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