A judicial nominating panel recommended three candidates for a seat on the Kansas Supreme Court, including two lawyers from the attorney general's office and a Shawnee County judge.
The panel of five lawyers and four nonlawyers recommended Deputy Attorney General Dennis Depew, chief of the office's civil litigation division, Assistant Solicitor General Steven J. Obermeier and Shawnee County Judge Evelyn Wilson. The names will be submitted to Gov. Laura Kelly . . .