Kelly nominates appeals court judge


Gov. Laura Kelly on Wednesday nominated federal public defender Carl Folsom III to the Kansas Court of Appeals

Kelly chose Folsom over Wichita attorneys Amy Cline and Diane Sorensen, who were among the three candidates recommended to the governor by a screening committee set up by the governor.

Folsom will replace Appeals Court Judge G. Joseph Pierron Jr. if he's confirmed by the state Senate. The Senate could act on the nomination during next week's special session. Pierron . . .


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