Content Tagged 'law'

Middle School Students Help Pass New State Law
Students at Madison Middle School helped pass a new state law raising anti-bullying awareness. Video Video
UPDATE: E-Cigarettes Banned For KY Minors
Kentucky minors will be banned from e-cigarettes. Governor Steve Beshear signed off on the legislation Monday after it was passed by the Kentucky General Assembly. Video Video
KSP Checks Car Seats For Safety
Kentucky laws require children who are less than 40 inches tall sit in a safety seat when riding in a vehicle. Video Video
Lawmakers Push To Make Kentucky Smoke-Free
It was 50 years ago this month that the first U.S. Surgeon General's report on smoking and health was issued. To mark the occasion, two lawmakers are pushing to make the Commonwealth smoke-free. Video Video
Budget Tops Issues Awaiting Kentucky Lawmakers
Kentucky lawmakers have begun a legislative session to be dominated by work on a new state budget.
Cops Serve Burgers to Raise Awareness
Local law enforcement officers traded their handcuffs and badges for aprons and gourmet burgers at the Nicholasville Red Robin restaurant as part of the national Tip-A-Cop event benefiting Special Olympics.
Update: More Than 50 KY School Districts Will Raise Dropout Age
Kentucky schools are responding to the new law promoting a higher dropout age. The law hit the books Tuesday.
Drivers Not Following Kentucky School Bus Laws
School bus drivers put up stop signs to warn traffic when they pick up or drop off children, but some drivers go right through them, breaking Kentucky law. Video Video
Police: Kentucky's ATV Laws May Have Prevented Teen's Death
Police say several Kentucky and Lexington laws were broken when a Lexington teen crashed an ATV into a truck last Thursday. Video Video
Animal Control: Kentucky Pet Abuse Laws Could Be Better
Animal control officers called Kentucky's animal protection laws "lax", agreeing with its last-place ranking for them by the Animal Legal Defense Fund. Video Video
Jamar Mays Case Delayed
A sentencing hearing for a teen convicted of shooting and killing his best friend...inside a Lexington home in 2009 has been delayed. Video Video
New Law Allows KY Schools To Use EpiPens
A bill signed into law Monday afternoon will allow schools to store EpiPens on campus and use them for students with or without a prescription. Video Video
Governor To Sign Two Bills In Tornado Damaged West Liberty
Governor Steve Beshear is scheduled to sign two bills into law on Friday in tornado damaged West Liberty in Morgan County. Video Video
U.S. Senate Passes Bill Congratulating UK Basketball
The United States Senate passed a bill to commend UK Men's Basketball on their most recent NCAA Tournament victory Wednesday.
Understanding The New Fayette County Fireworks Law
A new law bans most fireworks in Lexington, forcing Fayette County families across county borders to buy their fireworks. Video Video
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