Kansas Court of Appeals having sessions in Leavenworth for first time since 2000
A three-judge panel of the Kansas Court of Appeals is having court sessions this week at the Leavenworth County Courthouse, during which it will hear oral arguments in 11 appeals from Leavenworth, Johnson and Wyandotte counties.
The sessions are the first for a Court of Appeals panel in Leavenworth since October 2000.
Appeals on the panel's docket include those in two criminal cases, four domestic relations cases, two driver's license suspension cases, two civil cases and one traffic infraction.
Sessions began at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, and another begins at 9 a.m. today. The judges on the panel are Court of Appeals Judge Henry W. Green Jr., a Leavenworth resident; Senior Judge John J. Bukaty, a retired judge from Wyandotte County; and Court of Appeals Judge Tom Malone, of Topeka.