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May 14, 2020 - 9:41 pm
'Life, Liberty & Levin' host Mark Levin slams Judge Emmet Sullivan's handling of the Michael Flynn case.
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Kansas federal judge reprimanded over harassment resigns
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February 19, 2020 - 5:05 am
A federal judge in Kansas who was publicly reprimanded for sexually harassing female employees and having an extramarital affair with an offender has resigned. U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia submitted his resignation letter Tuesday, the resignation will be effective April 1. In his letter,...
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U.S. House committee inquiry begins with review of Kansas case
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February 07, 2020 - 5:36 am
A Kansas case spurs a House panel inquiry on judicial harassment. The House Judiciary Committee questioned the adequacy of the protections against workplace harassment and misconduct in the judicial branch after a federal judge in Kansas was publicly reprimanded for sexually harassing female...
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January 05, 2020 - 8:54 pm
An Oklahoma County judge facing a felony charge of failing to file her state income tax returns has been removed from presiding over criminal trials. The Oklahoman reports that Judge Kendra Coleman was reassigned Friday by Presiding Judge Ray C. Elliott to handle victim protective order requests...
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December 13, 2019 - 10:03 am
A federal judge in New Hampshire has dismissed a request to vacate the 39-year prison sentence for a traveling medical technician who infected patients in multiple states, including Kansas, with hepatitis C through tainted syringes. The judge agreed with prosecutors Wednesday that David Kwiatkowski...
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Kansas judge admits cursing, says he didn't mistreat staff
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December 13, 2019 - 5:31 am
A Kansas judge has acknowledged during a disciplinary hearing that he frequently cursed in his conversations with employees and attorneys and was sometimes unprofessional in his conduct. But District Judge F. William Cullins of Montgomery County in southeast Kansas testified Thursday that he didn't...
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Kansas judge accused of bigotry, profanities in courthouse
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December 06, 2019 - 5:36 am
A foul-mouthed Kansas judge accused of bigotry and racism is facing complaints that his conduct violates the central judicial canons of independence, integrity and impartiality. The Kansas Commission on Judicial Qualifications will next week consider whether Montgomery County Judge F. William...
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August 19, 2019 - 6:49 pm
A judge has ruled that it is "absurd" for a fired Kansas prison dental instructor to attempt to have charges accusing him of nonconsensual touching of female inmates dismissed on the grounds that the state law barring such conduct only mentions consensual sex acts. Shawnee County District Judge...
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August 08, 2019 - 5:57 pm
A Montana judge won't take up the latest dispute between the Trump administration and environmental groups over the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline until this fall. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris scheduled a hearing for Oct. 9 on the groups' request to block President Donald Trump's new permit...
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April 26, 2019 - 9:12 pm
A federal judge in Kansas is facing charges after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. Johnson County Court records show that Kathryn Vratil, 70, was arrested Thursday night. She is charged in Johnson County District Court with driving under the influence and improper driving...
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