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Balloting for Court of Appeals selection

As we have started to make a custom here at Sunflower State Journal, here is the balloting from last week's nominating commission meeting to...

Trump nominates Kansas solicitor general for judgeship

(Developing:  Will be updated) President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Kansas Solicitor General Toby Crouse to a federal judgeship. Crouse had been serving as the state's...

SCOTUS upholds Kansas vehicle stop based on registration

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld the constitutionality of a police vehicle stop in Douglas County for a revoked driver's license based on...

Leben leaving Kansas Court of Appeals

Kansas Court of Appeals Judge Steve Leben on Wednesday announced he was leaving the court, becoming the third appellate judge to leave the bench...

Bill would raise judicial retirement age

Lawmakers are considering a measure that would increase the mandatory retirement age for state judges to 80. Democratic state Sen. Vic Miller asked the Senate...

Longest-serving appeals court judge to retire

Gov. Laura Kelly is going to get her fourth appellate court appointment with the announcement that the longest serving judge on the Kansas Court...