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Kentucky AG Beshear wins Democratic gov. primary

Attorney General Andy Beshear has won the Democratic nomination for governor in Kentucky.

Kentucky lawsuits against opioid makers moving forward in court

​​Four lawsuits against opioid makers and distributors are moving forward in court, according to Attorney General Andy Beshear. 
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Bevin, Beshear argue about opioid lawsuits in court

The Kentucky Supreme Court has heard arguments about whether the governor can cancel a contract awarded by the state attorney general.

Beshear supporting legislative reforms to halt opioid epidemic, help Kentucky families

Attorney General Andy Beshear and several lawmakers say they are supporting legislative reforms to ensure Kentucky can halt its opioid epidemic, and place families and communities on a path to prosperity.

Beshear: Christmas shopping scammers posing as your favorite retailers

Attorney General Andy Beshear warns Kentuckians shopping online this Christmas season should be on the lookout for scam emails.

Beshear: Scott County man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography

Attorney General Andy Beshear has announced a Scott County man has pleaded guilty to possessing or viewing of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.

Beshear: Investigation, arrest of predator leads to 30-year Federal Prison sentence

A 2016 investigation and arrest of an online predator by Attorney General Andy Beshear’s cyber team has led to a 30-year federal prison sentence.

Beshear proposes legislation to allow special statewide grand juries to seek justice, protect victims

AG could petition Supreme Court in cases involving crimes, victims in multiple counties

Beshear calls on Congress to close loophole allowing spread of deadly Fentanyl

Attorney General Andy Beshear is calling on federal lawmakers to close a loophole that allows those who traffic deadly fentanyl analogues to stay one step ahead of law enforcement.
Human Trafficking

Beshear, partners seek to raise human trafficking awareness through logo initiative

Attorney General Andy Beshear says part of combating human trafficking is helping Kentuckians understand how to identify trafficking victims and report the crime.

Beshear: Boyd County man indicted on sodomy, sexual abuse charges

Attorney General Andy Beshear and his Office of Special Prosecutions announced the indictment of a Boyd County man on sodomy and sexual abuse charges.

Beshear: Don’t let rental scams ruin your big move

According to Attorney General Andy Beshear, renting a luxury log cabin on 10 acres in Fayette County for less than $750 a month is likely too good to be true.

Beshear announces more than 100 actions against scammers falsely claiming to help veterans, service...

Thursday, Attorney General Andy Beshear announced Kentucky was part of a national law enforcement sweep that resulted in more than 100 actions against scammers who claimed to be collecting charitable donations for veterans and servicemembers.

Beshear: Cynthia man charged with having explicit pictures of children

Attorney General Andy Beshear says a Harrison County man has been charged with 20 counts of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.

Beshear issues scam alert for Military Consumer Month

July is Military Consumer Month, and Attorney General Andy Beshear is warning veterans and military families to be on the lookout for the most common veteran-specific scams.

Beshear, 38 state attorneys general urge Congress to fund civil legal aid

38 state attorneys general including Kentucky are pushing for Congress to support further funding for legal aid.

Kentucky legal community raises 318 tons of food for needy children

118 law firms and legal organizations participated in the drive, which will benefit 7 state food banks.

Beshear: More than 1.3 million Kentuckians impacted by Facebook breach

AG Beshear reached out to Mark Zuckerberg to get information on the breach.
Matt Bevin

Bevin administration files motion to disqualify AG for conflict of interest in pension suit

Governor Matt Bevin filed a motion in Franklin Circuit Court to disqualify Attorney General Andy Beshear and his office from the political lawsuit filed last week against Kentuckys recently enacted pension reform law (Senate Bill 151).

AG Beshear filed lawsuit to stop pension reform law

As expected, Attorney General Andy Beshear is suing to stop the pension reform law signed Tuesday by Governor Matt Bevin.

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