Media Law Library

Annual Newspaper Statement of Ownership

Attorney General Opinions

Constitutional Documents, Bill of Rights

Guide to Kansas Judicial Branch Open Records Requests

Kansas Journalist Shield Law

Kansas Juvenile Hearings, Records Law

Kansas Open Meetings Act

Click here to read the entire act.

Kansas Open Records Act

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Kansas Probable Cause Affidavits (forms for requests)

The law on access to probable cause affidavits changed effective July 1, 2014. Click here to read a memo explaining the new process. For forms to request an affidavit or criminal investigation record, click here for arrest affidavits, click here for search warrant affidavits and click here for criminal investigation records.

Kansas Press Association publications, guidelines

Kansas Public Notice Requirements

Kansas Student Publications Law

Kansas Supreme Court guide to media coverage

Guidelines established on electronic coverage of Kansas court system (revised 2012)

Liquor, Alcoholic Beverages

Click here to read a letter from ABC.

Other Resources

Rules on Sampling Newspapers

Rules on Political Advertising

Sales Tax Issues for Newspapers