Date:  April 29, 2010

Location:  Kansas State Union, Manhattan, Kansas

Event: Meeting with Riley County Commission Members/League of Women Voters of Kansas State Council meeting

The League of Women Voters of Manhattan/Riley County focused the State Council meeting of the Leagues of Kansas on promoting a more diverse Kansas judiciary, through a program entitled "So You Want to Be a Judge? Adding Diversity to Kansas’ Fair and Impartial Courts." This effort included a public forum on judicial diversity--featuring Kansas Supreme Court Justice Marla Luckert, Justice Carol Beier, and Court of Appeals Judge Henry Green--followed by advocacy visits to the governor and legislature, along with a press release to educate the public on judicial diversity.