November 28, 2015

Raffle definition appears hazy

Danedri Thompson There appear to be discrepancies between the Kansas Gaming and Racing Commission, the Kansas Department of Revenue and the Johnson County District Attorney’s Office on what constitutes a “raffle.” In part, the confusion results from a recent constitutional amendment, for which the state legislature has yet to adopt statutes that will regulate legal Continue Reading

KOMA violation UPDATED

Danedri Thompson The Johnson County District Attorney’s Office hopes to complete its investigation into alleged Kansas Open Meetings Act violations by the Gardner City Council before the end of the year. Steve Howe, district attorney, would not confirm a deadline for wrapping up the investigation, but said he was hopeful his office would conclude Continue Reading