Kansas attorney general weighs in on election lawsuits, criminal justice reform

Hosted By: Tim Carpenter - December 21, 2020


Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, now in his third term, makes his presence felt. He will be relied upon during the upcoming legislative session, but beyond that, he has weighed in on several notable legal issues, like the election and Kansas proof of citizenship laws.

On this edition of the Kansas reflector podcast, senior reporter Tim Carpenter sits down with Schmidt to discuss criminal justice reform, a Texas-born election lawsuit contesting the 2020 general election and what it is like to be the attorney general for the state of Kansas.

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Derek Schmidt

Kansas attorney general

Tim Carpenter

senior reporter, Kansas Reflector