Trial Pencils, Papers, Shoes: What Factors Into The Kansas School Finance Formula? By Peter Hancock, Kansas Education Policy Report • Jun 7, 2012 bigstock.com Judges in the Kansas school finance lawsuit are being asked to decide how much responsibility the state has in making sure all children have the same chance at a quality education. The American Judicial System: Is It Abusing Potential Jurors? By Kathleen Pointer & Steve Kraske • May 2, 2012 Yes, according to Melanie Wilson, KU School of Law professor and associate dean. And, she adds, it's so invasive and privacy invading that many jurors are tempted to lie during the selection process.