Attorney General http://kmuw.org en State Raising Awareness Of Roofing Law http://kmuw.org/post/state-raising-awareness-roofing-law <p>Under a new law, roofers in Kansas are required to apply for a license to do business. Tue, 27 Aug 2013 20:44:55 +0000 Stephen Koranda 22550 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Attorney General To Governor: Don't Cut My Budget http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-attorney-general-governor-dont-cut-my-budget <p>Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is urging Gov. Sam Brownback to veto provisions in the proposed state budget.</p><p>Schmidt says he and county prosecutors object to two provisions that would take funds from his agency. One is a provision that diverts $600,000 in fees from applications for concealed carry permits. Schmidt says the&nbsp; money shouldn't be used for general government programs.</p><p>He also opposes a salary cap for state agencies.</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:18:27 +0000 Associated Press 18851 at http://kmuw.org Drug Take-Back Nets Record Haul http://kmuw.org/post/drug-take-back-nets-record-haul <p></p><p>Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says Kansas residents turned in a record amount of unused medications in the National Drug Take-Back Day. Wed, 01 May 2013 22:43:57 +0000 Associated Press 16564 at http://kmuw.org Legislation Raises Lawsuit Concerns http://kmuw.org/post/legislation-raises-lawsuit-concerns <p></p><p>Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt's office is warning legislators that some laws they passed this year could lead to litigation costing the state more than $1.2 million over the next two years. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 22:35:32 +0000 Associated Press 16237 at http://kmuw.org Concealed Carry Delays Cause Frustration http://kmuw.org/post/concealed-carry-delays-cause-frustration <p></p><p>Gun rights advocates say the Kansas attorney general's office is struggling to process a record number of applications for concealed carry permits on time. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 21:59:00 +0000 Associated Press 15892 at http://kmuw.org