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Do you agree with Kansas legislators’ move to make state concealed carry laws less restrictive and more uniform across Kansas?

  • Yes, the same rules should apply to all Kansans.
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  • No, Kansas’ gun laws already are too loose.

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Vernon Thomas Wharton, 97, Pensacola, Fla., died Feb. 19, 2013.

Services are planned for noon Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, Pensacola, Fla., followed by burial at Barrancas National Cemetery. Visitation is from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home.

He was born April 17, 1915, in Worth County, Mo., to Tom and Pearl Wharton.

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