WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal jury has sided with the operator of a Wichita abortion facility who contended she had reasonable grounds to seek a protection-from-stalking order against an abortion...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Disagreements and personality clashes in the small southeast Kansas town of Iola might be a root cause of a current battle over Democratic Gov. Laura Kelley's nomination to...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly could be forced to replace Kansas' top business development official because of two small grants to a nonprofit group he previously managed from a...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A woman who shot Wichita abortion doctor George Tiller and attacked abortion clinics in several states in the 1990s has been released from prison in Oregon, prompting concern in clinics across the country, according to a published report Wednesday.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Jurors have acquitted a Wichita anti-abortion protester of battering a clinic guard in a dispute over a sign.
The Wichita Eagle (http://bit.ly/2h33l2Z ) reports that jurors returned the verdict Tuesday after 74-year-old David Schmidt appealed his municipal court conviction to Sedgwick County District Court.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' medical board for the third time has revoked the license of a doctor whose second opinions allowed the late Dr. George Tiller to perform late-term abortions more than a decade ago.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' medical board is enmeshed in a lengthy legal dispute over its decision to revoke the license of a former abortion provider whose second opinions allowed the late Dr. George Tiller to terminate late-term pregnancies more than a decade ago.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas prosecutor who helped send some of Wichita's most notorious criminals to prison or death row is retiring after more than three decades.
As Sedgwick County chief deputy district attorney, Kim Parker has supervised and managed dozens of attorneys, investigators and legal support staff members as well as acted as lead counsel in more than 200 jury trials, the Wichita Eagle (http://bit.ly/2ixAlxj ) reported.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The man who seven years ago ambushed and fatally shot one of the few U.S. doctors performing late-term abortions was given a more lenient sentence Wednesday of at least 25 years in prison before becoming eligible for parole.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on re-sentencing of man who killed one of the few U.S. doctors performing late-term abortions (all times local):
The man convicted of killing abortion provider George Tiller says he knew the consequences and has no regrets for his actions because the lives of some unborn children were likely saved.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas judge says he won't allow the resentencing of a man convicted of killing abortion provider George Tiller to turn into a "political forum on abortion" or "a circus."
The Wichita Eagle (http://bit.ly/2cTuou2 ) reports that Judge Warren Wilbert made the comments Wednesday while preparing for the start of Scott Roeder's Nov. 28 trial. Roeder says he shot Tiller in 2009 in an attempt to end abortion.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The man convicted of killing abortion provider George Tiller will face this fall a new jury, which will be tasked with deciding how long he must stay in prison before he is eligible for parole.
Sedgwick County District Court records show resentencing procedures for Scott Roeder are set to begin Nov. 28. A status conference is scheduled Sept. 21.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas judge says the reason that abortion provider George Tiller was killed is not a legal defense for murder, but could be relevant for jurors in deciding how long Scott Roeder must stay in prison.
Sedgwick County District Judge Warren Wilbert said Thursday that Roeder's state of mind during the May 31, 2009, killing could matter to a jury that'll decide whether to resentence him to a minimum of 50 or 25 years before being eligible for...