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Another Guilty Plea Before Tribe's Trial

Posted: 07/30/2008 - Angel Zamora, a native of Guatemala, admitted Wednesday he sometimes helped an immigration scam hidden behind a false American Indian tribe, Kaweah Indian Nation.

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Judge Denies Bond for Jailed Haysville Nurse

Posted: 07/30/2008 - U.S. Magistrate Judge Donald Bostwick denied bond for Linda Schneider Wednesday because he considers her a flight risk. Schneider and her husband, Dr. Stephen Schneider, are charged with the accidental overdose deaths of 56 patients.

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Intruder Kills Ellsworth Man, 72; Arrested

Posted: 07/30/2008 - Suspect allegedly shot his victim in the latter's rural home near Interstate 70 after a struggle, was caught after after a chase when he turned onto a dead end road on a wind farm.

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Father Accused of Beating Two-Month Old Son

Posted: 07/29/2008 - 24-year old Douglas Bibbs of Wheaton, KS is accused of aggravated battery, child abuse and aggravated endangering of a child. Authorities say his two-month old son was beaten so severely, he's hospitalized in critical condition.

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Boyfriend Sentenced to Probation in Toilet Seat Case

Posted: 07/29/2008 - Kory McFarren will spend a year on probation and undergo a mental evaluation. His girlfriend spent two years locked in the bathroom, and a month on the toilet seat, during which time she became physically stuck to it.

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Two More Plead Guilty in Case of Unrecognized Tribe

Posted: 07/29/2008 - A woman who served as secretary of state for a group claiming to be an American Indian tribe pleaded guilty to harboring illegal immigrants. Prosecutors say the group told immigrants claiming tribal membership would confer U.S. citizenship.

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Judge: 6 Jurors OK in Abortion Provider's Trial

Posted: 07/29/2008 - A Sedgwick County judge Tuesday denied a motion by Dr. George Tiller's defense to have a 12-person jury hear his misdemeanor trial. Tiller faces 19 counts of failing to get an independent second opinion before performing late-term abortions.

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Bush Signs Off On Soldier's Death Sentence

Posted: 07/29/2008 - President Bush approved the execution of the Army private being held at Ft. Leavenworth, the first time in over a half-century that a president has affirmed a death sentence for a member of the U.S. military.

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Credit Card Scam Alert

Posted: 07/28/2008 - If you believe you're a victim of credit card scam, contact the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division at 1 (800) 432-2310 or visit http://www.ksag.org

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Judge Upholds Constitutionality of Abortion Law

Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Sedgwick County judge ruled Monday that the Kansas abortion statute is constitutional and denied a defense motion to dismiss the criminal case against Dr. George Tiller.

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Teen Charged with Killing Mom Pleads Guilty

Posted: 07/28/2008 - Taylor Marquez pleads guilty of killing his mother in Kansas City suburb in 2006. Pamela Marquez was stabbed to death, and the boy's father, an assistant U.S. attorney was also assaulted. Marquez was sentenced to life in prison. Earlier this month, his friend was also sentenced to life in prison without parole.

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Shots Fired in Central Topeka

Posted: 07/25/2008 - Topeka Police were investigating a report of several shots fired near SW 17th and Central Park around 9pm Friday. No one was hurt, but several people were in the area when it happened.

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Police: Paparazzi, Guards, Fight at Jolie Chateau

Posted: 07/25/2008 - It sounds like a scene from "Fight Club." French police say camouflaged paparazzi who got on to the grounds of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's chateau in southern France fought with the Hollywood couple's guards.

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Suspect in Custody for Phoenix Community College Shooting

Posted: 07/24/2008 - A former student was arrested for a shooting at a Phoenix community college. Three people were injured, two of them critically. Police say it stemmed from a running dispute between the suspect and one of the victims.

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Deals Made in Case Involving Unrecognized Tribe

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Many members of a Kansas group claiming to be an American Indian tribe are making deals with prosecutors. They're accused of defrauding legal and illegal immigrants by claiming tribal membership conferred U.S. citizenship.

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Abducted Baby Found, Suspect Still Sought

Updated: 07/24/2008 - Police have found the baby safe and unharmed at a residence in the 3200 block of SE Humboldt. Police continue to search for the suspect, identified as Ivan Carlando Jackson by officer on the scene.

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Unrecognized Kansas Tribe Making Deals in Fraud Case

Updated: 07/24/2008 - The Kaweah tribe, which the U.S. government does not recognize, is accused of defrauding legal and illegal immigrants by claiming tribal membership conferred American citizenship.

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