Kansas Abortion Laws http://kcur.org en Kansas Supreme Court Disciplines Former AG Kline http://kcur.org/post/kansas-supreme-court-disciplines-former-ag-kline <p></p><p>Former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline has temporarily lost the right to practice law in Kansas. The&nbsp; suspension has no time limit.</p><p>The research, investigation and opinion on indefinite suspension of Kline's law license appears in a 154 page document issued October 18 by the Kansas Supreme Court.&nbsp;</p><p>The report outlines allegations of ethical misconduct against the former Johnson County District Attorney.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:07:14 +0000 Dan Verbeck 45462 at http://kcur.org Planned Parenthood Sues Kan. Over Free Speech Violation http://kcur.org/post/planned-parenthood-sues-kan-over-free-speech-violation <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In June, two different lawsuits were filed in Kansas over a new state abortion law. But the lawsuit that </span><a href="http://www.plannedparenthood.org/kansas-mid-missouri/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> filed on June 20 </span>isn<span style="line-height: 1.5;">'t about the freedom to perform abortions. It’s about freedom of speech. &nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 19:41:11 +0000 Alex Smith 39428 at http://kcur.org Planned Parenthood Sues Kan. Over Free Speech Violation Kansas House Committee Approves Abortion Bill http://kcur.org/post/kansas-house-committee-approves-abortion-bill <p>A Kansas House committee has approved a bill that&nbsp;is aimed at removing&nbsp;any state subsidies for abortion, even tax credits or exemptions.</p><p>Much of the debate focused on part of the bill that prohibits employees of an abortion provider from teaching sex education in schools. But it was written so broadly that a parent who works for an abortion provider wouldn't be allowed to volunteer in the classroom for any purpose.</p><p>Allan Rothlisberg, a Republican from Grandview Plaza, was in favor of the measure.</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 15:45:33 +0000 Stephen Koranda 33173 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: Friday, December 30, 2011 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-friday-december-30-2011 <p>* New Leader For Missouri Business Jobs Growth<br />* Landmark Kansas City Church Burns, Service Programs Survive<br />* Funds Tallied To Defend Kansas Abortion Laws</p><p><strong>New Leader For Missouri Business-Jobs Growth</strong></p><p>Governor Jay Nixon is preparing to name a new director for the Missouri Department of Economic Development.</p><p>Nixon planned to announce his choice this morning during a speech in Kansas City.</p> Fri, 30 Dec 2011 15:41:04 +0000 Dan Verbeck 9910 at http://kcur.org Bill to Restirct Late Abortions Filed in KS House http://kcur.org/post/bill-restirct-late-abortions-filed-ks-house <p>Topeka, KS – A bill filed in the Kansas House would remove an exemption from the state's ban on late abortions.</p> Tue, 11 Jan 2011 20:42:14 +0000 7444 at http://kcur.org