Kansas Supreme Court http://hppr.org en Brownback signs Kansas Supreme Court changes into law http://hppr.org/post/brownback-signs-kansas-supreme-court-changes-law <p></p><p>Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback recently signed 19 bills into law.&nbsp; Topping the list was and a bill stripping the Kansas Supreme Court of its appointment power as well as changing the system’s management according to a <a href="http://www.khi.org/news/2014/apr/18/gov-brownback-signs-19-bills-law/">recent article from the Kansas Health Institute.</a></p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:00:04 +0000 Cindee Talley 30776 at http://hppr.org Brownback signs Kansas Supreme Court changes into law Kansas: Supreme Court rules on school finance case http://hppr.org/post/kansas-supreme-court-rules-school-finance-case <p></p><p>The Kansas Supreme Court released its decision in the school finance case.&nbsp; The unanimous decision found the lower court partially erred in its conclusion, and remanded it for further consideration.&nbsp; The ruling also stated the lower court properly found the state’s funding mechanism had created “unconstitutional, wealth-based disparities” among school districts according to an <a href="http://www.khi.org/news/2014/mar/07/kansas-supreme-court-rules-school-finance-case/">article from the Kansas Health Institute</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 28795 at http://hppr.org Kansas: Supreme Court rules on school finance case Kansas Chief Justice Responds to Criticism and Funding in State of the Judiciary Address http://hppr.org/post/kansas-chief-justice-responds-criticism-and-funding-state-judiciary-address <p></p><p>Kansas Chief Justice Lawton Nuss seemed to respond to Gov. Sam Brownback’s remarks pointed at the Supreme Court in his State of the Judiciary address <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2014/01/22/3243053/kansas-chief-justice-nuss-lauds.html">reported Bryan Lowry for the Wichita Eagle</a>.</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 27086 at http://hppr.org Kansas Chief Justice Responds to Criticism and Funding in State of the Judiciary Address