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Violent crime victims awarded $310,704 by Kansas Board


In the August meeting of the Kansas Crime Victims Compensation Board, it gave $310,704.39 to the Kansas victims of violent crime.

A news release by Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt showed that the money was paid to 248 cases, from which half were new and half were previously submitted.

The board gave $207,805.33 in 217 cases in July.

Every month, the three-member board meets to review eligible victim claims and determine awards.

The amount of money was limited to $25,000. Costs for funerals, medical treatment, mental health counseling, lost income and dependent support are included in the eligible expenses. Court costs and fines, inmate wages, parole fees and restitution give funding for the program.

News Source: www.Kansas.com

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This practice has been exclusively devoted to all levels of criminal defense from misdemeanor offenses in municipal court to felony matters in the Federal courts of Kansas and the Western District of Missouri. Paul D. Cramm is qualified to provide defense in Capital and Death Penalty cases.

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