January 28th. The Kansas Supreme Court has issued a modified opinion in State v. Thompson. The amended opinion means that Thompson’s case is remanded to the Court of Appeals to determine if he should receive a lighter sentence for the part of his conviction which was preserved in the original opinion. The remainder of the original opinion stands. See here for our coverage of this case.
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January 9th. The Kansas Supreme Court today issued one decision. That decision was in a disciplinary case, In re Beims. The opinion is here. In the interests of balancing our workload against reader interest we do not write up Attorney Discipline cases, except in unusually newsworthy circumstances.