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2011 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to Courts, January through May, 2011.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON COURTS, January through May, 2011

Tim Hrenchir
County commission to elect chairperson
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/9/2011

George Diepenbrock
Steve Six discusses funeral protest case after A.G. stint
Lawrence Journal World, 1/11/2011

City residents apply for Court of Appeals spot
Lawrence Journal World, 1/20/2011

Legal system justice for all [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2011

Steve Fry
Panel doesn't postpone Kline trial
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/25/2011

Tim Carpenter
Supremes take stage in Capitol
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/27/2011

Samantha Foster
State Supreme Court enjoys a 'retro' day
Kansas City Star, 1/28/2011

Steve Fry
Judges are on the clock, literally
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/29/2011

Associated Press
Kan. judicial administrator retiring
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2011

Former Kansas A.g. Steve Six may be in line to replace Court of Appeals judge Deanell Tacha
Lawrence Journal World, 2/17/2011

Statehouse Live: Case of wrong ovary removal heard again before Kansas Supreme Court
Lawrence Journal World, 2/18/2011

Statehouse Live: Committee advances proposed amendment to keep judiciary out of funding decisions
Lawrence Journal World, 2/18/2011

Andy Hyland
Former A.G. Six may be in line to replace Tacha
Lawrence Journal World, 2/18/2011

Scott Rothschild
Court observers riveted by medical case
Lawrence Journal World, 2/19/2011

Tim Carpenter
House panel seeks review of judges
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/22/2011

Richard D. Greene
Guest column: Judge weighs in
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/23/2011

Court challenge [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/25/2011

Richard D. Greene
Protect merit selection plan for Kansas Appellate Courts
Kansas City Star, 2/28/2011

Lawrence Municipal Court judge adjourns 13-year career on the bench
Lawrence Journal World, 3/2/2011

Associated Press
Court of Appeals to add new judge
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
Oath of office administered to new appellate judge
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/5/2011

Steve Fry
Chief justice: Judicial study a 'priority'
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/9/2011

The Capital-Journal
Obama nominates former A.G. Six
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2011

J-W Editorials
Prestigious appointment
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2011

Associated Press
Changes sought in judge-appointment process
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/16/2011

Stephen J. Ware
Guest column: Disorder in the court
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/16/2011

Star's Editorials
Stop political takeover of selecting judges
Kansas City Star, 3/17/2011

Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: Judiciary bill deserves hearing
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/17/2011

Tim Carpenter
Jury out on judicial selection reform
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/18/2011

Steve Fry
Trials postponed when too few show up for jury duty
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/20/2011

Associated Press
Court study meetings start Monday
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/13/2011

Roxana Hegeman
Rwandan woman identifies Kansas man in genocide
Kansas City Star, 5/5/2011

Steve Fry
Bruns proud of Youth Court work
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/8/2011

Associated Press
Panel gathering reaction about possible cuts to Kansas court system
Lawrence Journal World, 5/25/2011

Former Kansas AG Steve Six dodges abortion questions at nomination hearings for federal appeals court judgeship
Lawrence Journal World, 5/24/2011



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300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

Kim Harp
Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

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