Election Law

Federal judge orders Kansas to register to vote about 18,000 people who lacked citizenship proof


Kansas Supreme Court issues three opinions then overrules them on the same day

Criminal Justice

Man serving 20-year term in drug case gets concurrent time in lawyer’s death

White-Collar Crime

Collection lawyer takes mail fraud plea, admits diverting $1.2M in payments from medical client

Tort Law

Johnson & Johnson unit is settling cases over morcellators used in hysterectomies, lawyer says

Constitutional Law

Top Kansas court strikes law making it a crime to refuse a warrantless DUI test

Education Law

Kansas Supreme Court: Lawmakers have until June 30 to approve constitutional school-funding formula

Business of Law

Spencer Fane opens Oklahoma City office with 9 attorneys from Lester firm

Legislation & Lobbying

Kansas legislature backs off in separation-of-powers faceoff with state supreme court


Legislation advances to keep Kansas courts open

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who reported client threats is suspended for failing to file appeal on client’s behalf


Kansas supremes strike down law on chief judge appointments; is court funding in danger?

Criminal Justice

Man is released from prison after 15 years when DNA testing points finger at his brother


Kansas Supreme Court turns down recusal request in case that could shut down the courts

Constitutional Law

Seeking to regain his law license, former Kansas AG files federal civil rights suit


Man takes plea in case over Facebook comments he made about murder trial


Judge’s injunction delays possible shutdown of Kansas courts


Will ruling shut down Kansas court system?

Criminal Justice

Defendant charged with decking lawyer in court now faces 2 felony trials in same month

Court Security

Man facing charges over ‘storm the courthouse’ posts on Facebook had guns illegally, sheriff says