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As a result of sequestration and budget cuts, beginning March 28 and continuing indefinitely, the east door of the Wichita courthouse will remain locked until 8:30am. Please use the west courthouse entrance (Main Street) between 8:00 and 8:30 am. We apologize for the inconvenience. ... more »
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 5, 2013 Court Announces New Chief Magistrate Judge James P. O’Hara Chief Judge Kathryn H. Vratil has announced that Magistrate Judge James P. O’Hara has been selected to serve as the court’s Chief Magistrate Judge. Judge... more »
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 5, 2013 Court Announces Magistrate Judge Karen M. Humphreys Steps Down as Chief Chief Judge Kathryn H. Vratil has announced that Monday, February 18, 2013, marked Chief Magistrate Judge Karen M. Humphreys’ final day... more »
Effective January 15, 2013 all judges, employees, and jurors were eligible to claim the increase mileage rates for automobiles, motorcycles, and airplanes for travel performed on or after January 1, 2013: Automobiles: $0.565 per mileMotorcycles: $0.535 per mileAirplanes: $1.35 per mile There... more »
Justice on the Prairie: 150 Years of the Federal District Court of Kansas, by Professor Mike Hoeflich is available at thekansascitystore.com and wichitaeaglestore.com. (The Court does not profit from the sale of this book.) ... more »
The court is pleased to announce that a Video Conferencing Center has been established in Room 653 at the Robert J. Dole Courthouse to enable attorneys to conduct video conferences with clients at the CCA facility. This new service is similar to the arrangement at the Johnson County Courthouse. An... more »
Law Student Internship Opportunities with District Court and Magistrate Judges: The Court has an internship program in place with the University of Kansas and Washburn University. Law students from those schools can apply directly through the clerkship clinic coordinator at their school. Student... more »