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Supreme Court Nominating Commission to consider nominees for Supreme Court vacancy

The Supreme Court Nominating Commission will soon convene to consider nominees to be submitted to the Governor to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court created by the retirement of Justice Lee Johnson. The nomination form dated July 2019 is available online at www.kscourts.org under “What’s New” or from the Clerk of the Appellate Courts. Only nominations submitted on the nomination form will be accepted. An original and one copy of the nomination form must be received in the Office of the Clerk of the Appellate Courts no later than noon, Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Nomination forms will not be accepted by fax or email. For qualifications to be a justice, see Article 3, §7 of the Kansas Constitution and K.S.A. 20-105.

Mary Shultz