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Corrections Seeking More Funding For Mentally Ill

Posted: 01/22/2014 - The Kansas Department of Corrections is asking the Legislature for more money to react to a rapid increase in the number of mentally ill inmates in state prisons.

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AG Proposes Unit To Monitor Open Meetings

Updated: 01/22/2014 - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt's office is supporting a proposal to form a two-person unit in the office to investigate possible violations of the state's open meetings and open records laws.

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Miss Kansas: Teen Sexual Harassment, Bullying A Problem

Updated: 01/22/2014 - It's not the typical crowd she addresses, but Theresa Vail said teenage boys need a wake-up call. Vail, the reigning Miss Kansas, spoke to high school students at a leadership summit at Wellington High School Tuesday.

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Kansas Teacher Gets 4 Years For Abusing Teenage Boys

Updated: 01/22/2014 - A former Johnson County teacher has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for having sexual contact with two 14-year-old boys he met after answering adult ads they placed online.

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Judge Refuses To Split Military School Abuse Suit

Posted: 01/22/2014 - A federal judge has denied a Kansas military academy's request to split up a lawsuit brought by 11 former cadets alleging the school fostered a climate of abuse.

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Hundreds Of Kansans Rally Against Abortion

Updated: 01/22/2014 - The Pro-Life group Kansans for Life was having a full day of workshops and presentations Wednesday, the 41st anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision.

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Shawnee Heights Parents Study School Boundary Changes

Posted: 01/21/2014 - More than 100 people gathered Tuesday night at Tecumseh North Elementary School for a public comment session on proposed boundary changes for elementary schools in the Shawnee Heights school district.

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Tax Season Brings Risk Of Identity Theft

Posted: 01/21/2014 - Attorney General Derek Schmidt and Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan offer advice for taxpayers to protect themselves against identity theft.

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22 Year-Old Washburn Rural Grad Dies In Ohio Wreck

Posted: 01/21/2014 - A 22 year-old Topekan died last Thursday following a wreck in central Ohio. Kyle Bruggmeyer had been in Columbus, Ohio working as an engineer for Goken America, according to his obituary.

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Kansas Prisons Chief Not Yet Pushing For New Beds

Updated: 01/21/2014 - Kansas Corrections Secretary Ray Roberts told the Senate Ways and Means Committee at a hearing Tuesday the state expects its prisons to be at full capacity by July 2016.

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