The Christian ministry building a Noah's Ark theme park is arguing in a federal lawsuit that Kentucky tourism officials violated the group's First Amendment free speech rights by denying an $18 million tax incentive.
A man arrested on a disorderly conduct charge after asking people in a promotion if they wanted to laugh at a "crippled girl" has received $25,000 from the city of Cincinnati to settle a federal free-speech lawsuit.
A settlement conference has been scheduled in a lawsuit brought by a pair of deaf and hearing-impaired inmates in Kentucky who are seeking to force the Department of Corrections to provide interpreter services for medical visits, video phones that allow deaf callers to see sign language and other hearing devices.
A federal judge is considering whether to force Kentucky Education Television (KET) to include a Libertarian U.S. Senate candidate in its debate Monday between Republican Senator Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.
A federal judge threw out a lawsuit filed by Missouri and joined by Kentucky and four other states that asked the court to strike down a California law that barred the sale of eggs produced by hens kept in cages that are too small.
The defense for the family of William "Otis" Coleman claimed partial victories in a judge's ruling Friday in a wrongful death lawsuit against the Lincoln County Public School system. State Police said Coleman's pickup was hit head-on by a school bus whose driver swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid running into the back of another school bus.
A trio of Kentucky death row inmates will get another chance to show they have a right to a sweat lodge, pow wow and traditional foods to conduct Native American religious ceremonies behind bars at the prison.