Kansas Supreme Court and Court of Appeals opinions are normally released Friday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Published Appellate Opinions are posted to the Kansas Appellate Courts’ website within one hour of that time. Unpublished Appellate Opinions are posted on the Kansas Appellate Courts’ website but are not available until later – between one hour to one day after release. Unpublished decisions are available on this website. This page includes only Kansas Family Law and Family Law-related Appellate Decisions. The decisions on this page include both published and unpublished opinions.

2018 Kansas Family Law Appeals Decisions

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Court of Appeals

March 15, 2019

Published

119021 In re Marriage of Towle and LeGare – Powell – Reversed and remanded with directions to dismiss – Wyandotte [separate maintenance, abatement of actions, death, substitution of parties, journal entry, docket sheet, appellate standards, jurisdiction, motions]

March 8, 2019

Unpublished

119601 – In re M.A. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Shawnee [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

119882 – In re D.H. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Sedgwick [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination, default judgments, set aside]

119943 – In re J.E. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Kingman [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

120049 – In re K.L. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Lyon [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

March 1, 2019

Unpublished

118867 – In re Marriage of Buchanan – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Saline [divorce, mediation, mediated agreement, voluntary just equitable, bias, conflict of interest, appellate standards]

119026 – In re Estate of Frost – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Johnson [probate, set aside, judgments, 60-260, fraud, statute of limitations, appellate standards]

119578 – In re J.F. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Wyandotte [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

119596 – Valle v. Green – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Johnson [parentage, parenting plans, guardian ad litem, appellate standards, issue waiver]

119654 – In re S.R. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Cloud [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination, integration plan]

119786 – In re N.S. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Leavenworth [CINC, appellate standards, permanent custodianship, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

February 22, 2019

Unpublished

118479 – In re Marriage of Porterfield – Powell – Affirmed – Johnson [dormancy, void judgments, QDRO, appellate standards, statutory interpretation]

119633 – In re Z.E. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Miami [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

February 15, 2019

Unpublished

119154 – Lamar v. Lamar – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Johnson [divorce, property division, credit card division, conversion, punitive damages, intentional torts, appellate standards]

119217 – In re A.Z. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Wyandotte [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

119788 – In re Adoption of J.D.W. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Doniphan [Adoption, parent termination, appellate standards]

February 1, 2019

Published

119099In re Marriage of Babin – Walker, J. – Reversed and remanded with directions – Dickinson [military retirment pay, spousal support, alimony, spousal maintenance, military disability pay, federal preemption]

Unpublished

118973 – In re Guardianship & Conservatorship of Crist – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Anderson [appellate standards, statutory construction, definitions, “adult with an impairment in need of a guardian or a conservator, or both,” permanent vs. non-permanent, clear and convincing evidence]

119694 – In re P.W. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Sedgwick [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

January 25, 2019

119090 – In re L.F. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Harvey [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

119646 – In re Paternity of Z.H. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Shawnee [parentage, “primary custody,” appellate standards, discretion]

January 18, 2019

Unpublished

119061 – In re I.O. – Buser – Affirmed – Leavenworth [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

119335 – In re K.F.W. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Butler [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

119613 – In re L.D. – Per Curiam – Affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded with directions – Ellis [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

January 11, 2019

118676In re Marriage of Strom – Schroeder – Affirmed – Riley [judgments, dormancy, revivor, statutory construction, military retirement]

Unpublished

118441 – JA-DEL, Inc. v. Winkler – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Johnson [contracts, wedding reception, unjust enrichment, appellate standards, trial procedure]

119651 – In re J.H. – Per Curiam – Affirmed – Douglas [CINC, appellate standards, clear and convincing evidence, parent termination]

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