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KCUR Evening Newscast 4-8-09

By Steve Bell


Kansas City, MO –

  • Kansas City police are looking for the owners of $150,000 in stolen property recovered from house burglars arrested Saturday.
  • The Missouri House has passed a measure that would give the governor and legislature more power in selection of judges.
  • The House also advanced a bill prohibiting sex offenders from loitering near parks or coaching youth athletics.
  • Governor Kathleen Sebelius signed a bill expanding Kansas' rape shield law and the types of offenses to which it applies
  • A city council committee hears the status of Kemper Arena -- losing $92,000 a month beyond debt service on bonds.

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