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Frankfort woman with a felony in her past, voting for the first time in years

One Frankfort woman says she's grateful to get the opportunity to have her voting rights restored in time for voting in 2020.

Groups, Farm Bureau square off over policies

Four groups pay for billboards to spread message.

ACLU settles social media case against former governor

Bevin blocked people who posted adverse comments.

Ky. ACLU responds to first coronavirus death an incarcerated person

Friday morning, an offender at Green River Correctional Complex died after battling COVID-19.

Coronavirus outbreak leads to abortion debate, opponents call for clinics to close

AG Daniel Cameron on Friday said abortion clinics should close due to an executive order from Governor Beshear calling for elective procedures to end.

Appeals court panel hears high-stakes Kentucky abortion case

Federal appeals judges have heard arguments in a high-stakes case that could determine whether Kentucky's last abortion clinic remains open.

Court records: Bevin blocks thousands of social media users

The number of accounts blocked by the governor has ballooned from 600 to nearly 3,000 since two years ago.

US wants up to 2 years to identify kids separated families

The Trump administration wants up to two years to find potentially thousands of children who were separated from their parents at the border before a judge halted the practice last year.

Judge extends temporary ban on 2 new Kentucky abortion laws

A federal judge has extended a temporary order preventing two new Kentucky abortion laws from taking effect while the court determines their constitutionality.

Governor Bevin signs abortion bill already facing a lawsuit

Kentucky's Republican governor has signed a measure putting new restrictions on abortion, and his lawyers filed a response to a lawsuit already aimed at blocking it.

ACLU seeks to block fetal heartbeat measure in Kentucky

Abortion-rights defenders have expanded their legal fight against Kentucky to try to block the state's most restrictive abortion measure, which would mostly ban the procedure once a fetal heartbeat is detected.

ACLU to challenge fetal heartbeat abortion measure

Abortion-rights supporters to file a lawsuit challenging a ban on most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected.

ACLU files lawsuit challenging Kentucky anti-abortion bill

The American Civil Liberties Union has followed through on its vow to file a federal lawsuit challenging Kentucky's latest effort to restrict abortion.

ACLU says Facebook allows gender discrimination in ads

The ACLU is accusing Facebook of discrimination, saying the company violated federal and state laws prohibiting businesses from excluding women from job ads.

Bevin’s lawyers defend new abortion law in court filing

Gov. Matt Bevin's legal team says Kentucky's newest abortion law seeks to prevent a "barbaric" procedure while a fetus is alive in the womb.

ACLU of Kentucky investigates “Bible Literacy” Courses

There's concern by the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky that some schools are turning classrooms into pulpits with their "Bible Literacy" classes.

City of Lexington sues man over police surveillance video request

A Lexington man is being sued by the city after he filed an open records request for documents about surveillance cameras, owned and operated by the Lexington Police Department.

Kentucky’s abortion law struck down by federal court

Kentucky's law requiring doctors to conduct an ultrasound exam before an abortion and then try to show fetal images as well as play the fetal heartbeat to the pregnant woman has been struck down by a federal court.

ACLU sues Maine governor for blocking critics on Facebook

The ACLU recently filed similar lawsuits against Republican Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin.

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Father takes over baseball team for late son at Estill County High

Retired Estill County High School Baseball Coach Brian Crowe will take over the program again following the tragic death of his son, Blake.

Search on for missing Letcher County man

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of 27-year old Corey Neace should contact the Letcher County Sheriff's Office.

Police: Man admits to shooting and killing woman in Winchester

Steven McGuire is accused of shooting and killing 34-year old Sheila Smith at an apartment on Main Street, according to Winchester Police.

UPDATE: UK wide receivers coach pleads not guilty in DUI case

37-year old Jovon Bouknight is accused of driving drunk and going at least 26 miles over the speed limit, according to Kenton County public records.