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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Annual Topeka Baptist service celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacyTopeka and said the community needs to come together, pursue King’s dream and h
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Topeka and said the community needs to come together, pursue King’s dream and heal. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay recounted first meeting Hicks. One day in court, Kagay’s objective was to get a young man who had committed... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Police supervision an internal mattercity officials to show the footage to the court-appointed executor of White’s e
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
city officials to show the footage to the court-appointed executor of White’s estate. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay concluded the officers were justified in the shooting and determined they will not face criminal charges, though... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Calvin Phillips Jr. pleads guilty in murder of Topekan Curt CochranPhillips made pleas to intentional second-degree murder and aggravated kidnappi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Phillips made pleas to intentional second-degree murder and aggravated kidnapping, a statement issued by District Attorney Mike Kagay said. As prosecution and defense attorneys discussed a potential plea on Monday by Phillips, prospective jurors... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Release of police body camera recordings varies across KansasShawnee County District Court. Recordings were published by the media on Dec. 2
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Shawnee County District Court. Recordings were published by the media on Dec. 27 after Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced criminal charges won’t be filed against the officers. In Sept. 2014, Topeka police officers unlawfully... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Three finalists for police chief’s job meet with Topeka residentsSept. 28 shooting death of Dominique White by two Topeka officers in East Topek
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Sept. 28 shooting death of Dominique White by two Topeka officers in East Topeka. Though Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay concluded the officers were justified in the shooting and won’t face criminal charges, the city still faces the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Criminal justice professor: Topeka police officers had authority to search for gun before killing Dominique Whiteof being racially profiled.” White’s shooting death was ruled justifiable last
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
of being racially profiled.” White’s shooting death was ruled justifiable last week by Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay. White, while running from police, hovered his left hand over the pocket containing the gun, making him a threat... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka police: FBI investigating Dominique White shooting; internal review extendedOffice in Kansas, said he couldn’t “confirm or deny” a federal investigation.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Office in Kansas, said he couldn’t “confirm or deny” a federal investigation. On Dec. 27, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay said the two officers were justified in firing their service pistols in White’s shooting, and the officers... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Chief: Results of internal affairs examination of Dominique White shooting extended several daysOffice in Kansas, said he couldn’t “confirm or deny” a federal investigation.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Office in Kansas, said he couldn’t “confirm or deny” a federal investigation. On Dec. 27, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay said the two officers were justified firing their service pistols in White’s shooting, and the officers wouldn’t... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Retired Topeka police officer recalls being shot in 1975 after apprehending speeding motorista recent interview. Koch reflected on the violence that hospitalized him for w
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
a recent interview. Koch reflected on the violence that hospitalized him for weeks just days after District Attorney Mike Kagay ruled that two officers who fatally shot Dominique White during a confrontation in an East Topeka park wouldn’t be... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
TPD officer recalls impact of being severely shot in 1975 after apprehending speedera weekend interview. Koch reflected on the violence that hospitalized him for
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
a weekend interview. Koch reflected on the violence that hospitalized him for weeks just days after District Attorney Mike Kagay ruled that two officers who fatally shot Dominique White during a confrontation in an East Topeka park on wouldn’t... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Letter to the Editor: Police policies need examinedto the belief that all that’s wrong with American policing is “a few bad apples
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
to the belief that all that’s wrong with American policing is “a few bad apples,” I believe District Attorney Mike Kagay just proved that what’s wrong with American policing is systemic. “Shoot to kill” is part of their training. In... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Top 10 news stories of 2017: St. Francis, Kansas National Guard, Dominique White among CJOnline’s most readfor his gun. The death led to months of protests while waiting for a criminal i
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
for his gun. The death led to months of protests while waiting for a criminal investigation to conclude. District Attorney Mike Kagay ruled the shooting was justified. Reporter: Phil Anderson Published online: April 30 Josh Gueary — who... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Interim Topeka police chief: Two officers in fatal shooting of Dominique White to be ID’dman. Survivors of White didn’t comment on what the video showed. On Wednesday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
man. Survivors of White didn’t comment on what the video showed. On Wednesday, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay said the two officers fired their weapons in response to a threat when White had a hand over his pistol in his... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Interim police chief: Two officers in fatal shooting to be identifiedman. Survivors of White didn’t comment on what the video showed. On Wednesday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
man. Survivors of White didn’t comment on what the video showed. On Wednesday, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay said the two officers fired their weapons in response to a threat when White had a hand over his pistol in his... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka City Council not planning to include discussion of Dominique White case in Thursday meetingcoordinator Molly Hadfield said Tuesday. This evening’s meeting comes one day
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
coordinator Molly Hadfield said Tuesday. This evening’s meeting comes one day after Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Wednesday that two Topeka police officers who fatally shot White on Sept. 28 in East Topeka were... Read more
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Daily Mail
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathofficers they shoot him four times in the back, killing him instantly In his r
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
officers they shoot him four times in the back, killing him instantly In his report, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay described White, who had spent seven months in prison on a felony gun charge, as acting suspiciously after the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Tonight’s Topeka City Council meeting not planned to include discussion of Dominique White casecoordinator Molly Hadfield said Tuesday. This evening’s meeting comes one day
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
coordinator Molly Hadfield said Tuesday. This evening’s meeting comes one day after Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Wednesday that two Topeka police officers who fatally shot White on Sept. 28 in East Topeka were... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Tonight’s Topeka City Council meeting to not include announcements or general public commentsto be used for affordable housing purposes. This evening’s meeting comes one d
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
to be used for affordable housing purposes. This evening’s meeting comes one day after Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Wednesday that two Topeka police officers who fatally shot White on Sept. 28 in East Topeka were... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Rapid City Journal / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deaththe man struggled with the officers and reached for a gun he had attempted to h
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
the man struggled with the officers and reached for a gun he had attempted to hide. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay released a seven-page legal analysis that was in line with the initial account Topeka police gave of the Sept. 28... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Fremont Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Missoulian
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Missoulian / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The New Canaan News
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The New Canaan News / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Register Citizen
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Register Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The World
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The World / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Times and Democrat / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Sentinel
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Sioux City Journal / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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The Middletown Press
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
The Middletown Press / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Darien News-Review
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Darien News-Review / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DA won't file charges against officers in Kansas man's deathFILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike
Stamford Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2017, file photo, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay discusses the shooting of Dominique White by Topeka police at the Shawnee County Courthouse in Topeka, Kan. Kagay announced Wednesday, Dec. 27, that he does not... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
DA won't file charges against officers in Dominique White's deathtwo Kansas police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man earlier this ye
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
two Kansas police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man earlier this year. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced his decision Wednesday in connection with the Sept. 28 shooting of 30-year-old Dominique White near a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Video of shooting: Kagay won’t charge Topeka officers who killed Dominique WhiteWhite in September were justified in their shooting and won’t face criminal cha
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
White in September were justified in their shooting and won’t face criminal charges, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Wednesday afternoon. “It is my conclusion that the actions of the officers do not rise to the level of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kagay won’t charge Topeka officers who killed Dominique White in September shootingWhite in September were justified in their shooting and won’t face criminal cha
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
White in September were justified in their shooting and won’t face criminal charges, Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Wednesday afternoon. Kagay said he met with White’s parents and step-parents before talking to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Firm representing Dominique White’s family helped bring $5.9 million settlement in Eric Garner casepolice forwarded investigative reports on the case Nov. 29 to the office of Sha
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
police forwarded investigative reports on the case Nov. 29 to the office of Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay, who hasn’t yet decided whether to file criminal charges. The shooting was caught on a body camera video, which... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee County Commission discusses concerns regarding proposed Kansas Expocentre master planat Thursday’s 85-minute meeting also voted 3-0 to acknowledge it had received c
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
at Thursday’s 85-minute meeting also voted 3-0 to acknowledge it had received correspondence from District Attorney Mike Kagay about how his office negotiated a two-year contract with Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt’s office. The... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
DA charges Jessie Hughes with murder in 2015 death of 5-old Topekan Lily Coats-NicholsD. Hughes, 21, of Topeka, was charged Thursday with one county of first-degree
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
D. Hughes, 21, of Topeka, was charged Thursday with one county of first-degree murder and one count of criminal discharge of a firearm at an occupied vehicle, a statement issued by District Attorney Mike Kagay said. (Sha... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
DA Mike Kagay: No timeline for deciding potential charges in Dominique White casePosted December 21, 2017 10:55 am - Updated December 21, 2017 11:01 am Mike
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Posted December 21, 2017 10:55 am - Updated December 21, 2017 11:01 am Mike Kagay, Shawnee County District Attorney, said Thursday his office would decide what to do... Read more

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