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Legislature Vindicates KJI’s Call to Action May 3, 2021 –  Douglas County business owner, Peach Madl, dismissed her lawsuit advocating for business owners’ right to an immediate due process hearing when impacted by a local health order. The Douglas County Health Officer previously created a bar curfew regime...

County exempts churches from mass gathering mandate By Kathy Hageman, Reflector-Chronicle Dickinson County churches now can return to full capacity after the Dickinson County Commission exempted religious institutions and organizations from the mass gathering requirements included in the recent public health order approved last week. Commissioners approved...

Kansas Justice Institute applauds Dickinson County after quick amendment of unconstitutional health order February 4 – A Dickinson County Health order that previously placed strict occupancy rules for religious establishments was challenged by Kansas Justice Institute and was amended earlier today. County leaders helped restore religious freedoms...

HAYS POST Posted Oct 12, 2020 7:00 PM LAWRENCE, Kan. – A Lawrence-Douglas County local health officer, updated an emergency order requiring restaurants and bars to stop serving alcohol at 11:00 p.m. and to close their doors at midnight, regardless of the establishment’s existing COVID mitigation procedures and protocols. Peach...