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LOS ANGELES | NBC’s ‘Law & Order’ franchise adding new hate-crimes drama

LOS ANGELES— NBC’s “Law & Order” franchise is adding what the network calls a “relevant” new series about hate crimes. The network said Tuesday that it’s ordered 13 episodes of “Law & Order: Hate Crimes.” The drama from “Law & Order” creator Dick Wolf is based on New York state’s Hate Crimes Task Force. The … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | NBC’s ‘Law & Order’ franchise adding new hate-crimes drama

Kansas News: Kansas AG Derek Schmidt: 378 crime victims to receive support

TOPEKA, KS – The Kansas Crime Victims Compensation Board yesterday awarded financial assistance to 378 victims of violent crime at its May meeting, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Awards were made in 191 new cases.  Additional expenses were paid in 187 previously submitted cases.  The awards totaled $365,953.52. The Division of Crime Victims Compensation … Continue reading Kansas News: Kansas AG Derek Schmidt: 378 crime victims to receive support

AG Derek Schmidt: 363 Kansas crime victims to receive support

TOPEKA, KANSAS/December 18, 2017 (STL.News) – The Kansas Crime Victims Compensation Board last week awarded financial assistance to 363 victims of violent crime at its December meeting, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Awards were made in 172 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 191 previously submitted cases. The awards totaled $286,466.32. The Division … Continue reading AG Derek Schmidt: 363 Kansas crime victims to receive support