Judge says Insurance Department likely to win fee sweeps lawsuit


Kansas Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer lost a short-term battle.

He may very well win the long-term war.

A Shawnee County judge has denied the Insurance Department's request to temporarily block the transfer of $8 million in fees from the agency into the general fund to help balance the state budget.

However, Judge Richard Anderson agreed to let the Insurance Department's lawsuit against Gov. Jeff Colyer move ahead, signaling  the agency has a good chance to win the case.

The judge found that the . . .


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