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Kansas Man in ‘Get Out of my Country’ Shooting of Indian Man Appears in Court

Kansas Man in ‘Get Out of my Country’ Shooting of Indian Man Appears in Court

Adam Purinton is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, and two counts of attempted murder.

Kansas Man Shouts ‘Get Out of My Country’ Before Killing Indian Immigrant

Kansas Man Shouts ‘Get Out of My Country’ Before Killing Indian Immigrant

Public outcry, including that of Ian Grillot, the man who tried to stop the shooter, caused President Trump to finally address the incident being investigated as a hate crime.

Kansas Man Charged with Killing Indian in Possible Hate Crime

Kansas Man Charged with Killing Indian in Possible Hate Crime

At least one bystander reported that the gunman shouted "get out of my country" before shooting two Indian victims, killing one and wounding the other.

California Bans Government Travel to 'Anti-LGBT' States

California Bans Government Travel to ‘Anti-LGBT’ States

Discrimination proves to be bad for business once again.

ACLU Fights Voter ID Laws, Early Voter Suppression

ACLU Fights Voter ID Laws, Early Voter Suppression

"The cornerstone of this great country is the right to vote — and you should be fighting to make sure that every citizen who can vote, does!"

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach.

Kansas, ACLU Reach Temporary Agreement on Voter ID

"It is a shame that voters had to fight so hard to get Kris Kobach to do his job," ACLU attorney Orion Danjuma said in a statement.

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Kansas Judge Extends Voting Rights for Those Registered at Motor Vehicle Offices

The judge's ruling applies to those who did not provide proof of citizenship when submitting voter applications through a Kansas motor vehicle office.

Appeals Court Blocks Kansas, Alabama, Georgia on Voter ID Rule

Appeals Court Blocks Kansas, Alabama, Georgia on Voter ID Rule

The rule would significantly hinder minorities from voting in an alleged attempt to prevent voter fraud, which has been proven to be almost non-existent.

Kansas Asks U.S. Appeals Court to Reinstate Strict Voter ID Rule

Kansas Asks U.S. Appeals Court to Reinstate Strict Voter ID Rule

Kanas is the latest of numerous states in a battle of discriminatory voter identification laws.

Voter ID Laws Smacked Down as Being Overtly Racist

Voter ID Laws Smacked Down as Being Overtly Racist

Federal court in North Carolina said state disenfranchised “African-Americans with almost surgical precision,” while federal judges in Wisconsin and North Dakota said Blacks and Native American voters were affected.

Kan. Governor Strips LGBT Protections

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed an executive order rescinding a previous order that protected the LGBT community from workplace discrimination.