Kansas Court of Appeals announces August 8 swearing-in ceremony for Sarah Warner

The Kansas Court of Appeals has announced that Lawrence attorney and past president of the Law Library Board of Trustees Sarah Warner will be sworn in as that court’s 14th judge in a 2 p.m. ceremony Thursday, August 8, in the Supreme Court courtroom of the Kansas Judicial Center in Topeka.

The swearing-in ceremony will take place before an invited audience. The public can access a live webcast of the ceremony by following the Watch Supreme Court Live! link in the right-hand column of the Kansas judicial branch website at

Warner was appointed to the Court of Appeals on May 14 by Governor Laura Kelly. The appointment was confirmed May 29 by the Kansas Senate.

 Warner replaces Patrick McAnany, who retired January 14 after 15 years as a Court of Appeals judge.

Mary Shultz