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L O C A L   R U L E S
of
The 6TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

 
 
RICHARD M. SMITH
Chief District Judge
MARK A. WARD
District Judge
AMY L. HARTH
District Judge
STEVEN C. MONTGOMERY
District Judge
REBECCA R. STEPHAN
District Magistrate Judge

Rules are posted as PDF files; may be viewed in their entirety (204KB) or individually via the links below.
[NOTE: Individual rules may begin near the bottom of a page so be sure to scroll down.]

INDEX

Rule Page
Preface 2
Rule 1 - Rules of Decorum 2
Rule 2 - Files and Records 3
Rule 3 - Sureties and Bondsmen 5
Rule 4 - Media Coordinator 7
Rule 5 - Assignment of Cases 7
Rule 6 - Consolidations and Dismissals 7
Rule 7 - Civil Motion Practice 8
Rule 8 - Motions to Reconsider 9
Rule 9 - Pleadings 9
Rule 10 - Funds Held by the Clerk 10
Rule 11 - Depositions and Interrogatories 11
Rule 12 - Civil Case Management Through Pretrial Conference 12
Rule 13 - Duty to Confer 18
Rule 14 - Rules Regarding Expert Witnesses 18
Rule 15 - Settlement Conferences 19
Rule 16 - Eminent Domain 19
Rule 17 - Requested Jury Instructions 19
Rule 18 - Cases Resulting in Judicial Sale 20
Rule 19 - Civility 20
Rule 20 - Extensions of Time and Continuances of Hearings 21
Rule 21 - Summoning of Jurors 21
Rule 22 - Jurors 22
Rule 23 - Domestic Relations Cases 23
Rule 24 - Prosecution of Divorces Pro Se 34
Rule 25 - Court Compliance with Supreme Court Rules 172 and 173 36
Rule 26 - Medical Malpractice Screening Panel 37
Rule 27 - Notice of Bankruptcy Stay 38
Rule 28 - Pleading Judgment Amounts and Interest 39
Rule 29 - Criminal Case Proceedings 39
Rule 30 - Extended Jurisdiction for Juvenile Prosecution 43
Rule 31 - Compliance with K.S.A. 39-1655 43
Rule 32 - Limited Actions Practice 43
Rule 33 - Probate Proceedings 45
Rule 34 - Small Claims Procedure 50
Rule 35 - Appointment of Interpreters 51
Rule 36 - Effectiveness 51


URL: www.kscourts.org/dstcts/6ctrules.htm
Updated: April 10, 2012.