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Kansas attorney general continues fight against potential federal energy regulations

Mark Iandolo Apr. 6, 2016, 12:18pm

TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) — Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has announced his state’s strategy to combat what it believes are illegal federal energy regulations and will continue to focus on protecting consumers.

Default judgment entered against Minn. roofer

Bryan Cohen Apr. 17, 2014, 3:35pm

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Kan. AG obtains order against paving company

Bryan Cohen Apr. 7, 2014, 2:22pm

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Kan. AG announces registration of more than 500 roofers

Bryan Cohen Jan. 22, 2014, 4:26pm

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Kan. AG announces order against immigration company

Bryan Cohen Jul. 23, 2012, 3:16pm

Schmidt KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced a court order on Friday against a Wyandotte County-based immigration services company for allegedly violating the state's Consumer Protection Act.

Fla. business banned in Kansas

Bryan Cohen May 21, 2012, 7:00am

Schmidt TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced a court order on Friday against a Florida business, banning it from doing business in the state of Kansas.

Report: Kansas settles Kline discrimination lawsuit

Jessica M. Karmasek Dec. 15, 2011, 2:20pm

Kline TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - The state of Kansas has agreed to shell out more than $300,000 to settle a lawsuit against embattled former Attorney General Phill Kline.

Chemical company paying $51K in Kansas

Bryan Cohen Sep. 21, 2011, 1:00pm

Schmidt TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced a settlement on Tuesday with a N.Y.-based chemical product company to settle a false claims case.

Failed Obama-appointee heads to private practice

Jessica M. Karmasek Sep. 15, 2011, 10:44am

Six KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - Former Kansas Attorney General and failed federal appeals court nominee Steve Six is joining the Kansas City law firm Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP as a partner.

Kansas senators block Obama-appointee

Jessica M. Karmasek Jul. 29, 2011, 12:52pm

Six WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has blocked former Kansas Attorney General Steve Six's nomination to the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Former Kan. AG gets support for nomination to appeals court

Jessica M. Karmasek Jul. 13, 2011, 11:00am

Six LAWRENCE, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Pepperdine University law dean Deanell Reece Tacha, in a letter to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, says she supports former Kansas Attorney General Steve Six's nomination to a federal appeals court.

Nomination of former Kan. AG stalled

Jessica M. Karmasek Jun. 17, 2011, 9:49am

Six TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Former Kansas Attorney General Steve Six's nomination to a federal appeals court is being held up.

Kansas senators oppose Six's court nomination

Jessica M. Karmasek Jun. 16, 2011, 12:27pm

Steve Six TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) -- U.S. Sens. Pat Roberts and Jerry Moran, both Republicans from Kansas, say they oppose former state Attorney General Steve Six's nomination to a federal appeals court.

Judiciary committee to question former Kan. AG

Jessica M. Karmasek May 24, 2011, 12:15pm

Six WICHITA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Former Kansas Attorney General and federal judge nominee Steve Six is scheduled to be questioned by U.S. senators on Tuesday.

Alaska AG draws criticism for Troopergate handling

Chris Rizo Sep. 29, 2008, 1:15am

Talis Colberg (R) ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Legal Newsline)-Alaska Attorney General Talis Colberg has attracted criticism for taking a personal vacation in Kansas at a time when his office was conducting a nationally watched investigation.

New Kan. AG threatens lawsuit over Neb. river use

Legal News Line Feb. 14, 2008, 8:45am

Stephen Six TOPEKA -- Incoming Kansas Attorney General Stephen Six has apparently put the state's ongoing water dispute with neighboring Nebraska near the top of his to-do list.