A Kansas lawyer’s dream of being a judge

Hosted By: Rachel Mipro - July 10, 2023


Todd Thornburg, deputy chief counsel for the Kansas Department of Labor, has Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy. As a five-time finalist for a judicial seat in Shawnee County, he says he will never give up on his dream of becoming a judge. But as his peers continue to make him a finalist, the governor keeps picking other candidates.

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Rachel Mipro

Kansas Reflector reporter

Todd Thornburg

Kansas Department of Labor deputy chief counsel