Kan. Abortion Insurance Challenge Reassigned in Wake of Judge’s Death
U.S. District Judge Wesley Brown died last week at the age of 104. Nearly 100 civil cases that Brown was handling were reassigned Wednesday to other judges in the Kansas federal district
U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia in Kansas City, Kan., will now preside over the abortion-related lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas and Western Missouri.
The ACLU questions the constitutionality of a Kansas law barring insurance companies from offering abortion coverage as part of general health plans.