TOPEKA – (May 17, 2013) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today announced his office has assumed the lead on the prosecution team in the Franklin County homicide case State v. Kyle Flack. The Franklin County Attorney requested the assistance and will continue to play an integral and vital role in the prosecution.
Any public comments on the investigation and prosecution are governed by the Kansas Rules of Professional Conduct Rule 3.6, Trial Publicity, and Rule 3.8, Special Responsibilities of a Prosecutor. All media requests or inquiries should be directed to Don Brown, Office of the Attorney General, 120 S.W. 10th, 2nd Floor, Topeka, Kansas 66612, 785-296-2215.
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