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Senator Moran speaking at an event earlier this year in Topeka. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)

Moran says the bill "missed the mark" for Kansas.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press

Kansas legislators adjourned their annual session Monday and are now waiting for a state Supreme Court ruling on education funding later this summer. The House and Senate ended their session Monday after 114 days.
 

Attorneys for the plaintiffs say prison officials violated the detainee's constitutional attorney-client privilege.

Two former detainees at the, privately operated, Leavenworth Detention Center have filed a lawsuit over the secret taping of meetings between inmates and their attorneys.

Representative John Wilson speaking last year. (Photo by Andy Marso)

Wilson will leave his seat later this year.

House Speaker Ron Ryckman speaking to a staff member before opening the House session. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)

Lawmakers wrapped the session's last day without overriding any vetoes from the governor.

Senate President Susan Wagle speaking to reporters earlier this year. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)

Wagle says she's weighing her options and hasn't yet made a decision.

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press

The Kansas Legislature has adjourned its 2017 session, after Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed a state budget for the next two years on Sunday.  All the details, along with other regional headlines, are available here. 

This spring, dangerous wildfires swept across the grasslands of the Great Plains. Researchers say fires like that are becoming more common, and they're working on how to prepare for them. 

Governor Sam Brownback speaking earlier this year. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)

Brownback struck down two issues in the budget plan.

Regional headlines from the Associated Press newswire

An independent task force will examine the Kansas child welfare system...plus, a highly-charged criminal case is setting neighbors against one another in a Jackson County town. These stories and more regional news from the Associated Press can be found right here. 

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