Politics & Government

June 1, 2012 5:00 AM

New state laws help seniors, families of firefighters killed

Senior citizens, firefighters, the governor and lawmakers took a victory lap in Topeka on Friday on bills expanding grandparents’ rights to seek custody of their grandchildren and to extend health benefits for the families of firefighters killed in the line of duty.

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