Kansas bill would defund courts if law on selection of chief judges is overturned

Constitutional Law

New Kansas abortion law is the first to ban common ‘dismemberment’ procedure

Constitutional Law

New ‘constitutional carry’ law in Kansas doesn’t require a permit to have a concealed handgun

Business of Law

Lewis Brisbois raids Kutak Rock to open in Wichita; 8 of 9 lawyers join the Los Angeles firm

Labor & Employment

Some gay state workers in Kansas still protected from discrimination, despite action by governor

Military Law

Army OKs hormone therapy for Chelsea Manning, who was sentenced to 35 years in WikiLeaks case

Trials & Litigation

Forcibly shaven, convicted Fort Hood shooter appears in court beardless

Trials & Litigation

Judge denies mistrial after man decks his attorney, says that would put ‘target’ on lawyers’ backs

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended for ‘intentional bullying tactics’ in Facebook message

Legal History

Judge says investigative files for ‘In Cold Blood’ murders can be published by investigator’s son

Criminal Justice

Foster dad takes manslaughter plea in baby’s hot-car death

Labor & Employment

Hospital chain says job applicants who test positive for ‘tobacco use’ won’t be hired

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is disbarred for ‘inexplicable incompetence’ (see video of his argument in Jefferson garb)

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court temporarily blocks same-sex marriage in Kansas

Government Law

Appeals court says councilman ousted for letting homeless pal stay at city hall must be reinstated

Law in Popular Culture

Daughter of BTK serial killer speaks out against Stephen King story, says her dad enjoys attention

Election Law

Asked to order Democrats to pick new US Senate candidate, top Kansas court sends case to trial judge

Election Law

Top state court tells official to take lawyer’s name off US Senate ballot

Legal Ethics

Lawyer appears in Thomas Jefferson garb to defend law license, unusual capital murder defense

Constitutional Law

Lawyer who dropped out of US Senate race sues to get his name removed from ballot