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It's up to the Kansas Senate to reject a judicial nominee over his social media posts

By Charmaine Little | May 21, 2019

TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) – The Kansas Supreme Court recently determined the state Senate will have to reject the appointment of a judge to the Kansas Court of Appeals after the governor’s appointee withdrew following a controversy over the appointee's posting on social media.

KANSAS OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: Derek Schmidt begins third term as Kansas Attorney General

By Press release submission | Jan 16, 2019

In a ceremony on the south steps of the Statehouse, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today took the oath of office to begin his third term.

Kansas city council settles charges of violating state's Open Meeting Act

By Marian Johns | Dec 3, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas city council has agreed to settle charges by the state's attorney general that it violated the Kansas Open Meeting Act (KOMA) when it fired a city clerk during a private executive session.

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