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May 12, 2013 12:00 AM

Steve Cann: Gun law missing mark

The Legislature recently passed a law denying the federal government the right to enforce federal gun laws in Kansas. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says the law is unconstitutional, and the Legislature, Gov. Sam Brownback, and Secretary of State Kris Kobach say it is constitutional. The Kansas attorney general has indicated that he needs $225,000 from state general funds to pay the lawyers and staff that will be needed to defend the law.

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