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Kansas woman marks 60 years in law

Connie Achterberg, photographed in her Salina, Kansas, law office, has been practicing law for more than 60 years. (AP PHOTO: Salina Journal)

When she studied law, Connie Achterberg was one of only three women enrolled in her class at the University of Kansas School of Law; it was a time when most women became homemakers instead of professionals, and the law profession was primarily a boy’s club.

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