KCMBA will post press releases and updates related to COVID-19 as they are received. 

 

  • 3/13/20 9:32am: The Missouri Court of Appeals in Kansas City, Missouri has moved oral arguments scheduled for April 7 at Columbia College and April 8 at the University of Missouri Law School to the Court of Appeals building at 1300 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO.  If you have any questions, please contact Susan Sonnenberg, Clerk of the Court, at Susan.Sonnenberg@courts.mo.gov. See the full Columbia College press release here, and the full University of Missouri press release here
  • 3/12/20 5:01pm: The Reinstatement Court and Implicit Bias continuing legal education class (CLE) will allow both in person and dial in attendance options.  Attorneys who have registered may attend in person and receive lunch.  The CLE is from Noon to 1:15 pm at Municipal Court 511 E. 11th Street.  Those who wish to use the dial in option must call Phone number: 866-388-6636 and enter Access Code: 802 980 964#.  The Missouri Bar has approved both in person and dial in options to receive the CLE credit for this session.  It is unsure whether Kansas will accept the dial in method.  A call out to KS CLE Commission.
  • 3/12/20 5:00pm: The investiture ceremony for Municipal Court Judge Michael Heffernon, planned for Friday, March 13, 2020 is cancelled.  Visit kcmo.gov for more COVID-19 updates from the City and kcmo.gov/court for updates from Municipal Court.
  • 3/12/20 4:56pm: Due to the existence and spread of the COVID-19, the court administrator is ordered and authorized to suspend the impaneling of all jurors for the weeks of March 16, 2020 and March 23, 2020.  All jury trials scheduled for the weeks of March 16, 2020 and March 23, 2020 are hereby continued and will be rescheduled to a later date.  Read the full administrative order here