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Kentucky lawmaker files suit over 2020 protest arrests

State Rep. Attica Scott and others claim Louisville police officers violated their constitutional rights during protest arrests last summer.

Officer in Taylor raid writing book; Simon and Schuster says it won’t distribute

News of Louisville Police Sgt. Jonathan Mattingly’s book drew online criticism Thursday.

Ky. lawmakers filing three bills addressing police response to protest

In a release, Willner says that the bills will limit intimidating and potentially harmful tactics used by law enforcement during protests. 

Ky. Rep. Attica Scott calls response to U.S. Capitol rampage rooted in racism

In Kentucky, it particularly strikes a cord for people like Rep. Attica Scott, D- Louisville, who spent weeks protesting for justice for Breonna Taylor.

All protest charges dropped against Kentucky lawmaker

All charges have been dropped against Kentucky Rep. Attica Scott and others arrested during a protest.

Conversation on race, BLM and the general election with Kentucky’s only black female legislator

"Yes, racial justice is on the ballot," Rep. Attica Scott, D-Louisville, said.

‘Please, give me a break.’: Rep. Attica Scott vows to fight felony rioting charge

Scott is among those facing a felony rioting charge for the damage.

Rep. Attica Scott says she has tested positive for coronavirus

Kentucky Representative Attica Scott, a democrat from Louisville, announced on social media Sunday night she has tested positive for coronavirus.

Capitol rally pressures Cameron to prosecute three officers involved with Breonna Taylor’s death

FRANKFORT, KY (WTVQ)- The eyes of the country are on the state capitol in Frankfort. Hundreds gathered to pressure Kentucky's Attorney General Daniel Cameron...

State lawmaker accused of using racial slurs in social media posts

Kentucky Democrats are calling out a Republican state senator for using racial slurs in social media posts.

Bill prefiled in effort to end natural hair discrimination in Kentucky

A Kentucky state representative has prefiled a bill that would effectively ban discrimination against natural hair in Kentucky's public spaces.

Kentucky lawmaker blocked from governor’s Twitter account

A Democratic Kentucky lawmaker says she was blocked from Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's Twitter account.

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Police chief says reports of shots fired down in past month

Lexington Police Chief Lawrence Weathers says the city may feel unsafe, but reports of shots fired have gone down in the last month.
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Department of Public Safety holds job fair to encourage applications

Lexington's Department of Public Safety hosted a job fair Wednesday afternoon with booths for police, fire and emergency management.