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Civil Rights

2010 - Session - January through May, 2010

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to CIVIL RIGHTS, January through May, 2010.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON CIVIL RIGHTS, January through May, 2010

Associated Press
Abortion debate to return
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/3/2010

John Hanna
Abortion foes plan to renew debate
Lawrence Journal World, 1/3/2010

Associated Press
An overview of the legislation
Hutchinson News, 1/3/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Abortion foes plan to renew debate in Kansas
Garden City Telegram, 1/4/2010

Associated Press
Former AG subpoenaed in abortion death trial
Garden City Telegram, 1/6/2010

Judy L. Thomas
Kline gets subpoena from Roeder defense
Kansas City Star, 1/7/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Some fear Roeder ruling may spur abortion violence
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/12/2010

Judy L. Thomas
Judge sticks with earlier stance
Kansas City Star, 1/13/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Judge allows Roeder defense
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/13/2010

Virginia Pester
Pro-life vote [the people speak]
Emporia Gazette, 1/20/2010

John Hanna
Former AG faces ethics complaint
Salina Journal, 1/20/2010

Associated Press
Group seeks ouster of state justice
Kansas City Star, 1/23/2010

Mike Hall
Abortion foes rally in Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/23/2010

John Hanna
Abortion foes keep Kansas court fuss alive
Manhattan Mercury, 1/25/2010

Joe Aistrup
A respite in abortion politics
Garden City Telegram, 1/25/2010

Joe Aistrup
Whither abortion politics in Kansas?
Hays Daily News, 1/25/2010

Joe Aistrup
Withering abortion politics in Kansas
Hutchinson News, 1/25/2010

Joe Aistrup
Tiller and abortion politics
Salina Journal, 1/30/2010

The Capital-Journal
Panel advances discrimination bill
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/5/2010

Associated Press
Gay rights bill advanced
Manhattan Mercury, 2/5-6/2010

Joe Aistrup
Whither abortion politics in Kansas?
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/6/2010

Gwendolynne Larson
Time to focus [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 2/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Bill would require special insurance for abortions
Emporia Gazette, 2/11/2010

Associated Press
Bill would let poor couples waive marriage fee
Leavenworth Times, 2/11/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Bill would make abortion coverage extra
Wichita Eagle, 2/12/2010 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Bill would affect insurance coverage of abortions
Kansas City Star, 2/12/2010

Associated Press
Bill would require special insurance for abortions
Garden City Telegram, 2/12/2010

Drew Muller
Respect choices [public forum]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/17/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Grand jury legislation moves ahead
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2010

Associated Press
Debate gets hot on abortion insurance
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/18/2010

Tim Carpenter
Heated debate on abortion proposal
Salina Journal, 2/19/2010

Our View
The question : why?
Junction City Daily Union, 2/24/2010

Governing marriage [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/5/2010

Associated Press
Ethics panel member's removal sought
Wichita Eagle, 3/6/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Ethics hearing for prosecutor postponed
Wichita Eagle, 3/10/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Hearing postponed indefinitely
Kansas City Star, 3/10/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Hearing is postponed for Reno lawyer in ethics case
Hutchinson News, 3/10/2010 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Bill on fertility treatment draws opposition as costly, intrusive
Lawrence Journal World, 3/12/2010

Scott Rothschild
Covenant marriage option put in bill draws criticism
Lawrence Journal World, 3/16/2010

John Hanna
Legislators seeking to rewrite abortion law
Wichita Eagle, 3/17/2010

Gail Fisher
Don't waste time on abortion bill [letters to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Abortion lawsuits proposed in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 3/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas lawmakers are drafting new abortion bill
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/19/2010

Associated Press
Ethics hearing reset for former deputy AG
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/19/2010

John Hanna
Abortion opponents try for fast OK of bill
Wichita Eagle, 3/21/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kan. abortion foes use strange path to push bill
Hutchinson News, 3/21/2010

Associated Press
Abortion foes use strange path to push bill
Garden City Telegram, 3/22/2010

Jeannine Koranda
House abortion bill sheds mental health exemption
Wichita Eagle, 3/23/2010 [Newsbank article]

Barbara Hollingsworth and Tim Carpenter
Late abortion restrictions pass
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/23/2010

Associated Press
House backs bill to narrow abortion law
Lawrence Journal World, 3/23/2010

Associated Press
Kansas House backs bill to narrow abortion law
Garden City Telegram, 3/23/2010

Abortion law rewrite on agenda
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/23/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Kansas House advances abortion restrictions
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2010

Associated Press
Kan. House approves bill to narrow abortion law
Hutchinson News, 3/24/2010

Scott Burkhart
Abortion 'care' [public forum]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/25/2010

Lawmakers close on late-term abortion bill
Wichita Eagle, 3/26/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas abortion law rewrite near
Kansas City Star, 3/26/2010

Alan Bavley
Abortions in Kansas fell in '09
Kansas City Star, 3/27/2010

William T. Davitt
Sales tax exemptions [letters]
Kansas City Star, 3/27/2010 [Newsbank article]

Alan Bavley
Number of Kan. abortions drops
Wichita Eagle, 3/27/2010

Associated Press
Late-term abortions dropped in 2009
Lawrence Journal World, 3/27/2010

Associated Press
Late-term abortions in Kan. dropped in 2009
Manhattan Mercury, 3/28/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Senate tightens rules on late-term abortion
Wichita Eagle, 3/31/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth and Tim Carpenter
House, Senate OK abortion measure
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/31/2010

Lawmakers vote to strengthen abortion laws
Manhattan Mercury, 3/31/2010

Senate rewrites abortion laws
Junction City Daily Union, 3/31/2010

John Hanna
Senate OKs rewrite of abortion laws
Salina Journal, 3/31/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Abortions harder to get in state
Lawrence Journal World, 4/1/2010

David Klepper
Tougher late-term abortion bill passes in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 4/1/2010

Roxana Hegeman
He got what he wanted
Salina Journal, 4/1/2010

Associated Press
Parkinson has week to decide on anti-abortion legislation
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/8/2010

Jan Biles
Mom fired on delivery
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/12/2010

Nate Jenkins
Challenges likely for abortion restriction
Kansas City Star, 4/14/2010

Nate Jenkins
Nebraska abortion limits signed
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/14/2010

Nate Jenkins
Neb. governor signs landmark abortion bills
Lawrence Journal World, 4/14/2010

Associated Press
New laws in Neb. add restrictions on abortions
Garden City Telegram, 4/14/2010

Tim Carpenter
Abortion measure vetoes
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/16/2010

David Klepper
Abortion legislation vetoed
Kansas City Star, 4/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Abortion measure vetoed
Lawrence Journal World, 4/16/2010

John Milburn
Gov vetoes late-term abortion bill
Hutchinson News, 4/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

Matthew Clark
Parkinson vetoes changes to law
Leavenworth Times, 4/16/2010

Associated Press
Anti-abortion bill vetoed
Iola Register, 4/16/2010

John Milburn
Parkinson vetoes changes to abortion law
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/16/2010

John Milburn
Kline's lawyers say he didn't commit ethical misconduct
Lawrence Journal World, 4/30/2010

Associated Press
House to consider override of abortion veto
Emporia Gazette, 4/30/2010

John Milburn
Kline defends self against ethics complaint
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/30/2010

John Milburn
House fails to override veto on abortion law
Hutchinson News, 5/1/2010 [Newsbank article]

Jeannine Koranda
House unable to override abortion veto
Wichita Eagle, 5/1/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
House fails to override veto
Iola Register, 5/1/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
House OKs veto override
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/4/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Veto of abortion bill may not stand
Wichita Eagle, 5/4/2010

Associated Press
Kansas House votes to override veto of abortion bill
Lawrence Journal World, 5/4/2010

John Milburn
Senate to decide abortion measure
Salina Journal, 5/4/2010

Rhonda Holman
Hold abortion vote and move on [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 5/5/2010 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Veto override effort stumbles
Kansas City Star, 5/6/2010

John Hanna
Kansas abortion bill veto stands
Salina Journal, 5/6/2010

Associated Press
Senate fails by 1 vote to override abortion bill veto
Lawrence Journal World, 5/6/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Abortion override fails by 1
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/6/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Override of abortion veto fails in Senate
Wichita Eagle, 5/6/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kan. Senate fails to override abortion bill veto
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/6/2010

Steve Fry
Lawyer conduct hearing outlined
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/9/2010

Lynn Stephan
Don't demonize [letters to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 5/9/2010

Luke Thompson
Jenkins pans House efforts
Manhattan Mercury, 5/9/2010

John Hanna
Abortion investigations still scrutinized
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/14/2010

Associated Press
Governor signing bill on Brown v. Board mural
Manhattan Mercury, 5/17/2010

Associated Press
Governor signs bill on Brown v. Board mural
Emporia Gazette, 5/18/2010

Associated Press
Governor signs bill on Brown v. Board mural
Leavenworth Times, 5/18/2010

Tim Carpenter
Mural legislation signed
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/18/2010

Anti-planned parenthood provision deserves a veto [editorial]
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/20/2010

Scott Rothschild
Veto of family planning provision is sought
Lawrence Journal World, 5/20/2010

Associated Press
Kan. budget item takes planned parenthood funds
Emporia Gazette, 5/20/2010



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