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Supreme Court gives new life to retaliation case

The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday gave new life to a case in which a state trooper said he was retaliated against for successfully...

Who’s who on the Supreme Court Nominating Commission

Over the years, this nine-member panel that largely works in obscurity has been the subject of hot debate in the Kansas Legislature. Supporters say the...

Four candidates recommended for Shawnee County judgeship

A municipal administrative judge, a deputy judicial disciplinary administrator and an administrative law judge were among the names submitted to the governor for an...

Kelly appoints Shawnee County judge

Gov. Laura Kelly on Tuesday appointed Assistant Solicitor General Rachel Pickering to fill a seat on the Shawnee County bench left open by the...

UPDATED: Planned Parenthood’s legal fees will cost state $464,000

(Updated to include comments from state) A legal battle over whether Kansas could cut Planned Parenthood off from Medicaid funding will end up costing the...

Nominees seek Shawnee County judgeship

The 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet in a little more than two weeks to pick a replacement for Judge Franklin Theis, who...

UPDATED: Supreme Court chief justice announces retirement

(Updated to reflect justice's relationship with the Legislature; previous interviews given by the justice; comments from the governor and leading Republican lawmaker; relevant links;...

Kelly names defense attorney to JoCo judgeship

Gov. Laura Kelly on Thursday named Overland Park defense lawyer Paul W. Burmaster to fill the Johnson County District Court vacancy created when Kevin...

Kansas Supreme Court justice retiring

Kansas Supreme Court Justice Lee Johnson announced Wednesday that he plans to retire after 12 years on the high court. Johnson was appointed to the...

‘Victory for the health of Kansas:’ Supreme Court upholds under-21 tobacco ban

The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday upheld a Topeka law banning the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21 years old, preserving similar...