Kansas

Evidence

Tests on degraded DNA can’t link ‘In Cold Blood’ killers to unsolved Florida slayings

Evidence

Motorcycle for-sale sign allowed search of suspect’s home, 8th Circuit rules

Careers

Lawyer celebrates 50 years at same law firm, the only employer he’s ever had

Trials & Litigation

Juror in contempt for posting online comments in news article about trial of attorney murder case

Criminal Justice

Did convicted ‘Cold Blood’ murderers in Capote novel also kill a Florida family?

White-Collar Crime

Former defense lawyer gets 5 years in Secret Service money-laundering sting

Criminal Justice

Longtime defense lawyer takes plea in Secret Service money-laundering sting

Law Schools

Both bachelor’s and JD degree can be earned in only 6 years under new program

Family Law

Kansas Sues Sperm Donor for Support, Says Written Waiver of Parental Rights Is Not Valid

Legal Ethics

Ex-Navy Lawyer Is Disbarred for Sending Secret Names of Gitmo Detainees to Legal Group

Legal Ethics

Ex-Kansas AG Kline Tells Judges His Office ‘Endeavored Forthright’ in Abortion-Provider Probes

Evidence

Judge Orders Newspaper to ID Claimed Juror Who Commented Online During Trial Over Attorney’s Murder

Legal Ethics

Ex-Navy Lawyer Who Gave Detainee Names to Legal Group Fights for His Law License

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer Faces Federal Case, Accused of Handling Client Trust Money in Ponzi-Scheme-Like Manner

Law Schools

As Law School Applications Drop 13.7 Percent Nationwide, KU Sees a 19 Percent Increase

Criminal Justice

Lawyer Is Sentenced to Prison for Role in $52M Ponzi Scheme

Careers

Bar Program in Kansas Promotes Rural Practice, an Increasingly Appealing Choice for Law Grads

Law Practice Management

As Nation Swelters, Law Firm Workers Keep Winter Gear at Hand to Deal with Arctic Indoor Temps

Criminal Justice

First Felony Murder Trial Under Way in Slaying of Kansas Lawyer

Legal Ethics

Lawyer Is Suspended for Two Years for False Claim About Judge’s Behind-the-Bench Activity