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Governor Kelly vetoes anti-trans SB 160

The ACLU of Kansas would like to commend Governor Kelly for vetoing SB 160, a prejudiced and harmful bill that targets trans children in Kansas.

April 15, 2022

Wyandotte County Judge consolidates redistricting cases; Trial starts Monday

A Wyandotte County Judge has consolidated three ongoing redistricting cases, denied Kansas Secretary of State Scott Schwab’s motions to dismiss those cases, and ruled that the cases can proceed to trial. Trial is set to begin on all three cases at 9 a.m. Monday April 4, and runs through April 6.

March 29, 2022

Kansas Senate overrides veto of gerrymandered Ad Astra map

As we learned today that the Kansas Senate successfully over-rode Gov. Laura Kelly’s veto of the patently unfair Ad Astra redistricting map, we can’t say that we’re surprised, but we are disappointed.

Democracy wasn’t allowed a seat at the table for this vote.

February 8, 2022