Kansas Supreme Court http://kcur.org en What The Supreme Court Ruling May Mean For Kansas Public Schools http://kcur.org/post/what-supreme-court-ruling-may-mean-kansas-public-schools <p>The Kansas Supreme Court ruled unanimously&nbsp;Friday that the state needs to spend more money on public schools. But it stopped short of giving an exact dollar amount and sent that back to a lower court with instructions. The decision comes almost four years after the first lawsuit was filed.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Inequities in the classroom</strong></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:03:30 +0000 Maria Carter 52296 at http://kcur.org What The Supreme Court Ruling May Mean For Kansas Public Schools Analyzing The Kansas School Funding Ruling http://kcur.org/post/analyzing-kansas-school-funding-ruling <p></p><p>This morning, the Kansas Supreme Court ruled that a lower court will deal with what it called unconstitutional inadequate funding for the state's K-12 schools.</p><p>On Friday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we take a look at what the 110-page ruling will mean for school funding, how the lower court might handle the the details and how all this affects this fall's race for the governor's office.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:07:12 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 52283 at http://kcur.org Analyzing The Kansas School Funding Ruling Kansas Supreme Court Disciplines Former AG Kline http://kcur.org/post/kansas-supreme-court-disciplines-former-ag-kline <p></p><p>Former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline has temporarily lost the right to practice law in Kansas. The&nbsp; suspension has no time limit.</p><p>The research, investigation and opinion on indefinite suspension of Kline's law license appears in a 154 page document issued October 18 by the Kansas Supreme Court.&nbsp;</p><p>The report outlines allegations of ethical misconduct against the former Johnson County District Attorney.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:07:14 +0000 Dan Verbeck 45462 at http://kcur.org Kansas Supreme Court Justice And Lawmaker Butt Heads http://kcur.org/post/kansas-supreme-court-justice-and-lawmaker-butt-heads <p>The chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court and a prominent legislator are butting heads. At issue are allegations made the the justice. He says the legislator, who's an attorney, tried to make a deal tying a pay raise for court workers to a constitutional amendment.</p> Wed, 15 May 2013 14:29:28 +0000 Stephen Koranda 36787 at http://kcur.org Kansas Supreme Court Justice And Lawmaker Butt Heads Kansas Lawmakers Plan To File School Funding Motion http://kcur.org/post/kansas-lawmakers-plan-file-school-funding-motion <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.6711816005769786">The top Democrats in the Legislature say lawmakers should have a hand in mediation in a case over school funding. They say they'll file a motion making that argument this week. </span> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 12:15:55 +0000 Stephen Koranda 33268 at http://kcur.org Kansas Lawmakers Plan To File School Funding Motion Kansas School Funding Boost Put On Hold By State High Court http://kcur.org/post/kansas-school-funding-boost-put-hold-state-high-court <p>The Kansas Supreme Court today has put on hold a decision from a district court that ordered Kansas lawmakers to hike spending on public schools. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 23:47:59 +0000 Dan Verbeck 32831 at http://kcur.org Kansas Senate Leader Testifies In School Finance Case http://kcur.org/post/kansas-senate-leader-testifies-school-finance-case <p>The trial in the ongoing school finance lawsuit is continuing this week, with a leading member of the Kansas Senate testifying on behalf of the plaintiffs.</p><p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:30:49 +0000 Peter Hancock, Kansas Education Policy Report 20010 at http://kcur.org Kansas Senate Leader Testifies In School Finance Case