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News releases announcing actions in response to COVID-19

08-03-20: Chief justice: Suspension of time limitations and deadlines will continue for now
07-24-20: Chief justice gives update on plan to reinstate time limitations and deadlines for court proceedings

07-10-20: Judicial branch awarded $1.6 million grant to help ensure Kansans' access to justice
07-02-20: Supreme Court requires face coverings in district, appellate court proceedings
06-29-20: Chief justice announces plan to reinstate time limitations and deadlines for court proceedings

06-16-20: Chief justice announces new administrative orders regarding safe operation of courts
06-08-20: Kansas Supreme Court appoints Ad Hoc Virtual Court Proceedings Committee
06-04-20: Supreme Court forms task force to examine safe use of juries during pandemic

05-28-20: Chief justice issues five administrative orders affecting court operations during pandemic
05-07-20: Chief justice seeking comment on suspension of deadlines
05-01-20: Chief justice issues new administrative orders for courts as state plans to reopen

04-08-20: Supreme Court issues orders affecting attorney registration and continuing legal education requirements
04-03-20: Supreme Court issues two new administrative orders in its COVID-19 pandemic response
03-30-20: Supreme Court issues administrative order to allow file-stamped copies when docketing an appeal

03-20-20: Supreme Court issues order to clarify emergency operations by state courts
03-18-20: State courts on emergency operations until further order
03-17-20: Kansas Court of Appeals cancels oral arguments in March, April

03-16-20: Kansas Supreme Court restricts Judicial Center access, cancels March oral arguments
03-12-20: Administrative order issued concerning COVID-19


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