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Wednesday, March 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
High school students object … to hearsay »
This weekend high school students from across the state will descend upon the Shawnee County Courthouse (200 SE 7th St., T...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kathryn Gardner to be sworn in May 8 »
Kathryn Gardner will be sworn in as the 14th Kansas Court of Appeals judge at a 2 p.m. ceremony on Friday, May 8 in the...
Friday, March 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court accepting comment on proposed change to records rule »
The Kansas Supreme Court is now accepting public comment until April 12 on a proposed rule change to clarify how distric...
Thursday, February 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kingfisher named co-chair of national judicial voter education project »
Shawnee County District Court Judge Cheryl Rios Kingfisher has been selected to co-chair the National Association of Women...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Casemaker adds decisions from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office »
Casemaker has now added the decisions of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to its federal library. The 2015 data has on...
Thursday, January 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court of Appeals judge wins national award »
Kansas Court of Appeals Judge Karen Arnold-Burger has been selected by the ABA Judicial Division Lawyers Conference to rec...
Tuesday, January 06, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chief justice to give State of the Judiciary address on Jan. 21 »
Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss will give his State of the Kansas Judiciary address at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 21, f...
Tuesday, January 06, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Appointment of new magistrate judge »
The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of a U.S. magistrate judge for the U.S. Di...
Monday, December 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments requested on drafting guidelines to restrict filings from abusive litigants »
The Access to Justice Committee has released for comment proposed guidelines for judges to restrict court filings from lit...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brownback to deliver State of the State address Jan. 15 »
Gov. Sam Brownback announced that he has accepted the invitation of Speaker of the House Ray Merrick (R-Stilwell) to deliv...
Friday, December 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBF awards $150,000 in grants and scholarships »
The Kansas Bar Foundation is proud to announce that $150,000 in foundation grants and scholarships will be awarded in 2015...
Thursday, December 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA and KLS to host pro bono summit on Dec. 17 »
The Kansas Bar Association and Kansas Legal Services Inc. are teaming up to host the "Pro Bono Summit: Partnerships in the...
Monday, November 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Former Justice Donald L. Allegrucci dies at age 78 (1936-2014) »
Former Kansas Supreme Court justice and state senator Donald L. Allegrucci died at his home in Topeka on November 8 follow...
Monday, November 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court of Appeals judge to receive Rehnquist Award »
Judge Steve Leben Judge Steve Leben, of the Kansas Court of Appeals, is heading to Washington, D.C., next week to r...
Wednesday, November 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA and KLS partner to provide legal aid to returning veterans »
The withdrawal of troops in Afghanistan and Iraq is bringing thousands of service members home, many returning to face dif...
Friday, October 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
What you need to know before Nov. 4 »
Educating yourself with a comprehensive judicial survey As citizens head to the polls on Tuesday to cast their votes for...
Friday, October 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA and KLS teaming up to host Pro Bono Summit in December »
In an effort to address the growing need for pro bono representation, the Kansas Bar Association and Kansas Legal Services...
Thursday, October 23, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Leading Groups Urge Voters: Protect Fair Courts, Make Informed Choice in Judicial Election »
TOPEKA – After a series of recent political attacks on the courts, leading organizations representing the Kansas legal com...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Correction to Brownback and Davis debate article »
The Kansas Bar Association would like to correct an error that was reported in the Oct. 21 Wichita Eagle article highlig...
Wednesday, October 01, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Volunteer Group Conducts Judicial Evaluations, Releases Results »
An ad hoc committee created to conduct a peer review of Court of Appeals Judges and Supreme Court Justices who will sit fo...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA responds to inaccurate Kansas GOP press release regarding Davis fundraiser »
Contact: Jordan Yochim, Executive Director (785) 234-5696 Earlier today a press release issued b...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA Annual Meeting begins Friday »
The Kansas Bar Association will be hosting its annual meeting this Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19-20 at the Maner Conferenc...
Monday, September 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme court to hear oral argument involving U.S. Senate seat »
The Kansas Supreme Court will hear oral arguments at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, in a case that involves a candidate’s reque...
Monday, September 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stegall to be sworn in as justice Dec. 5 »
The Kansas Supreme Court announced today that Judge Caleb Stegall will be sworn in as justice on the state’s highest court...
Friday, September 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA candidate forum canceled »
A sudden unexpected shift in the political environment and a rash of competing events of interest has caused us to reevalu...
Friday, August 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Brownback Selects Stegall to KS Supreme Court: KBA Response »
  Topeka, Kan (August 29, 2014) - The Kansas Bar Association, a voluntary professional association of the bar, app...
Thursday, August 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kansas Court of Appeals judge named 2014 recipient of William H. Rehnquist Award »
Judge Steve Leben recognized for work in procedural fairness   Judge Steve Leben of the Kansas Court of Appeals h...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Last Chance! Join the 2014 KBA Delegation to Cuba »
The KBA is organizing a visit Cuba for the purpose of researching the country’s legal system. The delegation will undertak...
Tuesday, August 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nominating commission sends names to governor »
Over the course of two days the Supreme Court Nominating Commission interviewed 13 potential candidates to fill the vacanc...
Tuesday, August 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KBA elects new secretary-treasurer and district 7 governor »
The Kansas Bar Association recently held elections this past July for the positions of secretary-treasurer and district 7...
Thursday, July 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme court applicants to have open interviews »
The Supreme Court Nominating Commission will be interviewing all 14 applicants to the vacant position August 4-5 in the Fa...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
KBA seeking LRS client representative »
The Kansas Bar Association is seeking qualified candidates for the newly created position of Client Representative. This p...
Thursday, July 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court justice applicants to be interviewed Aug. 4-5 »
The Supreme Court Nominating Commission will interview 14 attorneys and judges who applied to fill a vacancy on the Kans...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Gerald Green sworn in as 2014-15 KBA president »
Gerald L. "Jerry” Green, of the Hutchinson law firm Gilliland & Hayes, was sworn in as the 129th president of the Kans...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Edward Nazar sworn in as 2014-15 Foundation president »
Edward J. Nazar, a partner of the Wichita law firm Redmond & Nazar LLP, was sworn in as president of the Kansas Bar Fo...

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