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 top appellate litigator since 2018 when Attorney General Derek Schmidt named him solicitor general.

He was the state's top litigator on the school finance case and he successfully argued two cases for the state before the U.S. Supreme Court last fall.

He also was involved in the appeal of a federal court decision blocking the state's proof-of-citizenship law for registering voters. The state lost that case, which former . . .


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