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Consumer Protection

2010 Session - January through May

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 AGING, January through May, 2010.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

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


Darcy Gary
Closed meeting raises legal questions
Hutchinson News, 1/8/2010 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Six would ban robo-calls
Lawrence Journal World, 1/9/2010

Ashley P. Anstaett
Ag Six announces 2010 legislative agenda
Junction City Daily Union, 1/9-11/2010

Associated Press
Six wants robo calls banned
Manhattan Mercury, 1/10/2010

Darcy Gray
Six's agenda includes 'robo-call' ban
Hutchinson News, 1/10/2010

Ag targets unwanted 'robocalls'
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/11/2010

Curtailing calls [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/12/2010

AG advises caution in giving to relief for Haiti
Hays Daily News, 1/15/2010 [Newsbank article]

Our View
Hanging up [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 1/16/2010

Suzanne Perez Tobias
Rules may raise remodel costs
Wichita Eagle, 1/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

Gene Lehmann
Globe, writer win stay from state high court
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/20/2010

Associated Press
Reporter asks Supreme Court to intervene
Chanute Tribune, 1/20/2010

Gene Lehmann
Globe writer subpoenaed in Bonilla trial
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/21/2010

Claire O'Brien
Rep. Neufeld vows to insure shield hearing
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/25/2010

John Hanna
Shield law for reporters possible
Wichita Eagle, 1/26/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Case may hasten shield law debate
Iola Register, 1/26/2010

Hotels go unchecked [editorial]
Johnson County Sun, 1/27/2010

Williams named to Senior Consumer Advisory Council
Chanute Tribune, 1/29/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ashley P. Anstaett
Attorney General warns Kansans of debt collection scam
Junction City Daily Union, 1/30-31/2-1/2010

Associated Press
Supreme Court: Reporter must testify
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/3/2010

Associated Press
Reporter must testify
Iola Register, 2/3/2010

Public right [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/4/2010

Tim Carpenter
Case isn't closed on records
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/6/2010

Our Opinion
Case demonstrates need for shield law
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/6/2010

Provide a shield [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/7/2010

James Carlson
Dodge City battle: Free press at issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/8/2010

Lawmaker: $69 fee prevents many marriages
Lawrence Journal World, 2/10/2010

The Gazette Staff
Scam exploits family ties
Emporia Gazette, 2/10/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ashle Anstaett
Alert: Scammer claims to be relative in need
Junction City Daily Union, 2/10/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Dodge City reporter no-show; judge fines her
Wichita Eagle, 2/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Reporter found in contempt
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/11/2010

Salina Journal
AG warns of scam
Salina Journal, 2/11/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Subpoenaed reporter found in comtempt
Lawrence Journal World, 2/11/2010

Associated Press
Texan bilked two Kansans
Iola Register, 2/12/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Reporter testifies in private
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/13/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Reporter's contempt order lifted
Wichita Eagle, 2/13/2010

Shaun Hittle
Elderly targeted in phone scam
Lawrence Journal World, 2/14/2010

James Carlson
Mount Hope Cemetery state faults trust funds
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/16/2010

Our View
Needing a shield
Junction City Daily Union, 2/17/2010

David Klepper
Kansas looks to superglue some marriage bonds
Kansas City Star, 2/19/2010

John Milburn
Covenant marriage [statehouse notebook]
Junction City Daily Union, 2/19/2010

Ric Anderson
Love story: Reps tune laws on marriage
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2010

Gary Brunk
State needs to inspect all child care facilities
Wichita Eagle, 2/21/2010

Hurst Laviana
No state money for hotel inspections
Wichita Eagle, 2/21/2010

Marriage already is a covenant [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 2/21/2010

Steve Six
Robo-call protection needed for Kansans
Junction City Daily Union, 2/25/2010

Steve Six
Ending robos
Hays Daily News, 2/26/2010

Eric Swanson
iPhone scam teaches city students a lesson
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/27/2010

Associated Press
Kan. AG's office hosting shred-a-thons
Emporia Gazette, 3/1/2010

John Green
Kansas House mulling covenant marriage law
Garden City Telegram, 3/1/2010

John Green
House mulling 'covenant marriage' law
Hutchinson News, 3/1/2010

Credit due [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/2/2010

Jim Sullinger
Recall effort in Gardner meets success at polls
Kansas City Star, 3/3/2010

David Klepper
Shred it! |Attorney general fights identity theft
Kansas City Star, 3/4/2010

Gregory H. Bontrager
Abusing PFAs
Hutchinson News, 3/5/2010

Hurst Laviana
Bed bug complaint lacks teeth at hotel
Lawrence Journal World, 3/6/2010

Roxana Hegeman
Subpoenaed Dodge reporter fired, claims retaliation
Hutchinson News, 3/9/2010 [Newsbank article]

Sara Shepherd
Foreclosure rescue scams on rise
Kansas City Star, 3/10/2010

Star's Editorial
The best disinfectant [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 3/14/2010

Sunshine week
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2010

Deb Gruver
Seminars center on open government
Wichita Eagle, 3/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

Opinion line
Wichita Eagle, 3/16/2010

Special to The Daily Union
AG to host open government workshops
Junction City Daily Union, 3/16/2010

James Carlson
Cemetery proposals at issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/18/2010

Jeannine Koranda
'Covenant marriage' cut from bill
Wichita Eagle, 3/18/2010 [Newsbank article]

Dion Lefler
Senate judiciary committee OKs 'shield law'
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

Rhonda Holman
Keep insisting on open government [eagle editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

Joyce Smith
Eateries' code citations
Kansas City Star, 3/19/2010

State Senate panel approves 'shield' law
Lawrence Journal World, 3/19/2010

Matthew Clark
Shield Law heads to Kansas Senate
Leavenworth Times, 3/19/2010

Courier Views
Let's enact the reporter's shield law
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/19/2010

Dion Lefler
'Shield Law' considered
Kansas City Star, 3/20/2010

Associated Press
Senate panel endorses shield law
Hutchinson News, 3/20/2010

Fred Mann and Hurst Laviana
Restaurant inspectors take on detective role
Wichita Eagle, 3/21/2010

Earl F. Glynn
Kansas Senate must pass the shield law
Manhattan Mercury, 3/23/2010 [Newsbank article]

Tom Bell
Journalists deserve protection [editorial]
Salina Journal, 3/23/2010 [Newsbank article]

Earl Glynn
State senate must pass shield law
Leavenworth Times, 3/23/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Kansas Senate passes bill protecting reporters' sources
Wichita Eagle, 3/24/2010 [Newsbank article]

Courier Views
Reporter's shield law sails through Senate
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/24/2010

Earl Glynn
Kansas Senate must pass shield law [letters to the editor]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/25/2010

Shield law [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/25/2010

Earl Glynn
State should pass shield law [letters to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 3/25/2010

Opinion line
Wichita Eagle, 3/25/2010

James Carlson
House Oks cemetery bill
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/30/2010

Steve Everly
Frozen fish is weighed down with icy excess
Kansas City Star, 3/30/2010

Jason Probst
Homeowners deserve a break [what others are saying]
Kansas City Star, 3/30/2010

Our View
Burial fraud [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 3/30/2010

Rhonda Holman
Tighten regulations on inflatables [eagle editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 3/31/2010

Cemetery trust funds more to do [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/4/2010

Associated Press
New state lead paint rules taking effect
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/8/2010

State officials warn restaurants of scam
Hays Daily News, 4/16/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Governor signs shield bill
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/16/2010

Joe Lambe
Kansas|Scammers target restaurants
Kansas City Star, 4/16/2010

Steve Rosen
Foreclosure actions rise in Kansas, Missouri
Kansas City Star, 4/16/2010

The News Staff
Restaurateurs warned about phone scam
Hutchinson News, 4/16/2010

Russ Morgan
Governor signs shield law
Emporia Gazette, 4/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Gov. signs shield law to protect journalists
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/16/2010

Philip Hartsfield
Door-to-door sales not illegal in Hays
Hays Daily News, 4/22/2010

Tim Carpenter
Club owner: Bill a killer
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/27/2010

Adult entertainment local issue [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/28/2010

Staff and Wire Reports
Lamakers to consider regulation of sexually oriented businesses
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Bill on sex-related businesses stalls
Wichita Eagle, 4/29/2010 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Strip club bill falls a vote short
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/29/2010

Gavin Young
Attorney general sues auto warranty companies
Junction City Daily Union, 4/30/2010

Ray Nolting
Erie Council cited with open meeting violation
Chanute Tribune, 5/1-2/2010



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