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Topeka Kansas 66612-1507

Office of Judicial Administration
Telephone:
 785.296.2256
Fax:  785.296.7076
Email: info@kscourts.org

Appellate Clerk's Office
Telephone:
 785.296.3229
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org

News Releases

See the Archives for new releases dating back to 1997

11/14/18: 12th Judicial District Nominating Commission to meet regarding nominee for magistrate judge
11/14/18: District Magistrate Judge Cheryl Allen to retire from Reno County position
11/09/18: New chief judge appointed for 14th Judicial District
11/09/18: 12th Judicial District Nominating Commission to convene November 13
11/08/18: Supreme Court forms task force to examine pretrial detention practices
11/06/18: Five reappointed to juvenile justice committee
11/06/18: Judge Patrick McAnany to retire from Kansas Court of Appeals
11/01/18: Kansas Court of Appeals panel to hear oral arguments in Dodge City

10/30/18: 8th Judicial District Nominating Commission submits nominees for district judge vacancy in Geary County
10/25/18: Nominees to be interviewed for district judge vacancy in Geary County
10/17/18: Kansas Supreme Court accepting comment on proposed amendments to rules governing Commission on Judicial Qualifications
10/17/18: 12th Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for magistrate judge
10/16/18: Chief Judge Glenn Braun to sit with Kansas Supreme Court October 23
10/16/18: District Judge James Vano to sit with Kansas Supreme Court October 25
10/16/18: District Judge Robert Burns to sit with Kansas Supreme Court October 26
10/10/18: Nominees announced for district judge vacancy in 8th Judicial District
10/03/18: Kansas Court of Appeals panel to hear oral arguments at Chanute High School

09/24/18: New attorneys to take state and federal oaths in September 28 ceremonies
09/19/18: Supreme Court-appointed committee presents recommendations on municipal court practices
09/18/18: Longtime court reporter named honorary bailiff for Supreme Court's special session in Manhattan
09/17/18: Fort Hays State University to host Court of Appeals hearings marking Constitution Day
09/17/18: University of Kansas to host Court of Appeals hearings marking Constitution Day
09/17/18: Wichita State University to host Court of Appeals hearings marking Constitution Day
09/11/18: 8th Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for judge vacancy
09/10/18: Geary County district judge to retire after 15 years on the bench
09/10/18: Wyandotte County district judge to retire after 30 years of service
09/10/18: Topeka attorney joins Kansas Lawyers Assistance Program board
09/07/18: District Judge Jeff Goering to sit with Kansas Supreme Court September 14
09/07/18: Chief Judge Oliver Kent Lynch to sit with Kansas Supreme Court September 13
09/07/18: Chief Judge Thomas Kelly Ryan to sit with Kansas Supreme Court September 13
09/06/18: Kansas Supreme Court announces amendments to Rule 712
09/06/18: Chief Judge Mike Keeley to sit with Kansas Supreme Court September 11
09/06/18: Chief Judge Kevin Berens to sit with Kansas Supreme Court September 12
09/06/18: Chief Judge William Mott to sit with Kansas Supreme Court September 12
09/05/18: New member appointed to Kansas Child Support Guidelines Advisory Committee

08/29/18: Attorneys appointed to state disciplinary board
08/24/18: Seven appointed to Kansas Child Support Guidelines Advisory Committee
08/23/18: Leavenworth attorney named executive director of Kansas Lawyers Assistance Program
08/23/18: McDonald retires as head of Kansas Lawyers Assistance Program
08/17/18: District magistrate judge selected for Barber County
08/09/18: 1st Judicial District Nominating Commission submits nominees for district judge vacancy in Leavenworth County

07/25/18: Supreme Court announces cases for September special session in Manhattan
07/20/18: 30th Judicial District Nominating Commission announces nominees for district magistrate judge
07/19/18: 1st Judicial District Nominating Commission to interview nominees for district judge vacancy
07/18/18: Wichita attorney appointed to Kansas Judicial Council
07/18/18: Longtime member of Kansas Judicial Council steps down
07/13/18: Kansas Supreme Court reappoints eCourt Steering Committee members
07/06/18: Kansas Supreme Court appoints new members to Access to Justice Committee
07/03/18: Kansas Supreme Court appoints three to Language Access Committee
07/03/18: Kansas Supreme Court appoints three to Municipal Court Clerks Education Committee
07/03/18: Kansas Supreme Court appoints two judges to Municipal Court Judges Education Committee
07/02/18: Seven appointed to Alternative Dispute Resolution Council
07/02/18: Supreme Court appoints members to Permanency Planning Task Force

06/27/18: Anderson reappointed to District Magistrate Judges Certification Committee
06/27/18: Six judges appointed to Judicial Education Advisory Committee
06/26/18: Four appointed to Judges Manual Committee
06/26/18: Two appointed to Client Protection Fund Commission
06/25/18: DECISION: No. 113,267: Luke Gannon, et al v. State of Kansas, et al
06/21/18: 30th Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for Barber County district magistrate judge
06/20/18: Kansas Supreme Court adds clarification to Rule 122 in advance of efiling mandate
06/19/18: 1st Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for Leavenworth County district judge
06/19/18: Kansas Supreme Court accepting public comment on proposed amendments to Rule 712
06/18/18: Kansas District Magistrate Judges Association elects officers
06/18/18: Kansas District Judges Association elects 2018-19 officers
06/18/18: Shawnee County judge receives honor from state judges association
06/14/18: State judges organization honors Rooks County judge
06/12/18: Supreme Court to conduct special evening session in Manhattan
06/01/18: Electronic filing mandate in Kansas courts to take effect June 25

05/31/18: Judge Richard Walker appointed to Kansas Guardianship Program board
05/30/18: Leavenworth County judge to retire, accepts senior judge status
05/30/18: New member named, three reappointed to Kansas Commission on Judicial Qualifications
05/25/18: New chief judge appointed for 25th Judicial District
05/21/18: Four individuals appointed to Kansas Sentencing Commission
05/18/18: Two new members appointed to Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission
05/18/18: University of Kansas School of Law honors Court of Appeals chief judge
05/17/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission submits nominees for district judge vacancy in Shawnee County
05/17/18: Two reappointed to Judges Assistance Committee
05/17/18: New member appointed, another reappointed to Kansas Board of Law Examiners
05/16/18: Retired justice reappointed to Judicial Ethics Advisory Panel
05/16/18: Lyon County judge appointed to child welfare task force
05/16/18: Lawrence attorney reappointed to Attorney Admissions Review Committee
05/10/18: Kansas Supreme Court amends court rules to accommodate mandatory electronic filing in all courts effective June 25, 2018
05/09/18: Osage City lawyer selected for district magistrate judge vacancy in Osage County
05/09/18: Kansas Supreme Court accepting public comment on proposed amendments to Rule 2.041
05/07/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission sets interview schedule for vacancy in Shawnee County
05/07/18: Four reappointed to Kansas Board of Examiners of Court Reporters
05/04/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission to interview nominees for vacancy in Shawnee County

04/25/18: New attorneys to take state and federal oaths in April 27 ceremony
04/23/18: Chief Judge Glenn Braun to sit with Kansas Supreme Court May 1
04/20/18: 4th Judicial District Nominating Commission to interview nominees for district magistrate judge vacancy in Osage County
04/17/18: Supreme Court Justice Marla Luckert honored by Washburn University Alumni Association
04/11/18: Kansas Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park
04/11/18: Kansas Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments at Newman University in Wichita
04/11/18: Kansas Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments at Washburn University in Topeka
04/11/18: Kansas Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments at the University of Kansas in Lawrence
04/06/18: Shawnee County District Court Judge Joseph D. Johnson to retire
04/06/18: Kansas Supreme Court seeks parent representative to serve on Child Support Guidelines Committee
04/05/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for Shawnee County district judge vacancy

03/26/18: Longtime judge to serve as honorary bailiff for Kansas Supreme Court
03/19/18: 4th Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for Osage County district magistrate judge
03/13/18: Anne McDonald receives Johnson County Bar Association's 2018 Justinian Award for Professional Excellence
03/05/18: Supreme Court announces cases for April 9 special session at Colby High School
03/02/18: Taylor J. Wine appointed chief judge of 4th Judicial District
03/01/18: Chief justice receives award from Sons of the American Revolution chapters
03/01/18: Chief Judge Peggy Carr Kittel to sit with Kansas Supreme Court on March 6

02/26/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission submits nominees for district judge vacancy in Shawnee County
02/16/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission to interview nominees for district judge vacancy
02/09/18: Kansas Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments at Wichita Northeast Magnet High School
02/07/18: Kansas Supreme Court observes National Court Reporting and Captioning Week February 10-17
02/02/18: Supreme Court to conduct special evening session in Colby

01/30/18: District Judge Larry D. Hendricks to retire in March
01/30/18: 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission seeks nominees for Shawnee County district judge
01/19/18: Griffith appointed to the Municipal Court Judges Education Committee
01/19/18: 11th Judicial District Nominating Commission submits nominees for district judge vacancy in Crawford County
01/18/18: Chief Judge F. William Cullins to sit with Kansas Supreme Court on January 26
01/17/18: Supreme Court announces rollout plan for statewide centralized case management system
01/12/18: Chief justice to give State of Kansas Judiciary address January 17 in House chamber
01/05/18: 11th Judicial District Nominating Commission to interview seven nominees for vacancy in Crawford County
01/04/18: Kepple appointed to District Magistrate Judges Certification Committee