11, Mar 2014 - Shawnee, KS Kansas death penalty is discriminatory, attorney argues
A lawyer for a Kansas man convicted in 2005 of killing two women and trying to kill a third says his client’s case should be dismissed because the state’s death penalty is racially discriminatory.
10, Mar 2014 - Topeka, not Kansas City, to be trial site for suit against county
A judge has concluded that Topeka - not Kansas City, Kan. - will be the trial site for a federal lawsuit against defendants that include Shawnee County.
08, Mar 2014 - Shawnee, KS KCMO man indicted for string of armed robberies, including several in KCK
KANSAS CITY, KAN. - A Kansas City man has been indicted on federal charges alleging he committed a string of armed robberies, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
08, Mar 2014 - Shawnee, KS Kansas Bill Would Allow Businesses To Refuse Service To Same Sex Couples On Religious Grounds
Kansas Bill Would Allow Businesses To Refuse Service To Same Sex Couples On Religious Grounds Attorney General Eric Holder and the U.S. Justice Department recently announced that the federal government will defend its recognition of same-sex marriage benefits, despite the practice being illegal in 34 states. According to CNN, the government will now recognize bankruptcies, prison visits and ...