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Appeals court upholds Kentucky’s rationing of hepatitis C treatment

Dissenter says opinion will condemn hundreds of prisoners to long-term organ damage

Senate panel wraps up hearing on Walker court appointment

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony Wednesday morning as part of the confirmation hearing for Justin Walker, a 37-year-old federal judge backed by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

Court weighs in on applying mass gathering ban to churches

A federal appeals court has declined to block the Kentucky governor's temporary ban on mass gatherings from applying to in-person religious services.

Cameron joins four other states in abortion legal battle

Kentucky has joined Texas, Ohio, Alabama and Oklahoma in the legal fight to force abortion clinics to shut down elective procedures like other health professions during the coronavirus outbreak.

Commission announces three nominees for Court of Appeals post

Kentucky's Judicial Nominating Commission announced the names of three nominees who could replace retiring judge Janet L. Stumbo.

Commission nominates 3 lawyers for vacant Kentucky judgeship

The vacancy is in the 1st Division of the circuit court judgeship in Bourbon, Scott and Woodford counties.

Court of Appeals Judge sworn in

There was a swearing in ceremony Monday in Lexington.

Federal appeals court overturns 1999 double slaying sentence

The 6th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has reversed the life sentence of a Kentucky man convicted of killing two people in eastern Kentucky in 1999.

Bevin appoints Georgetown circuit judge to appeals court

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed a Georgetown circuit court judge to the state Court of Appeals.

Supreme Court to hear college funding case in Kentucky

The Kentucky Supreme Court will decide whether Republican Gov. Matt Bevin can cut the budgets of state colleges and universities.

Court: Judge can’t dismiss jury panels for lack of diversity

An appeals court has ordered a Jefferson County circuit judge to stop dismissing jury panels he believes aren't reflective of the community's diversity.

Group asks court to delay Louisville’s minimum wage increase

The state Court of Appeals is considering whether it should block a scheduled increase in the minimum wage for Kentucky's largest city while a group of restaurant owners appeals a lower court's decision upholding the increase.

Vote buying at center of eastern Ky. judge-executive case

The state Court of Appeals will weigh Tuesday whether it should uphold a lower court's rare decision to throw out the results of an election because of vote buying.

Property taxes, library funding before Court of Appeals

A case before the state Court of Appeals could lower property taxes for Kentucky homeowners but it would also strip more than half of the funding for most of the state's public library systems.

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North Lexington community hosts first block party

Kiah Arnold organized a block party for her neighborhood to bring the community together.

Nicholas County High School baseball coach passes away after battle with cancer

CARLISLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - Nicholas County's baseball coach Travis Sims died Saturday after a long battle with cancer. Nicholas County Schools confirmed the news on...

Off duty deputy killed in ATV crash in Hardin County

KSP says 36-year-old Kevin Johnson of Elizabethtown was driving an ATV near the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue when he lost control..ran off the roadway and hit a fence.

Nicholasville Police searching for suspect in fatal hit and run

If you or anyone you know has any information you are asked to contact the Nicholasville. dispatch at 859-887-5447.