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UPDATE: Man sentenced in his sisters’ killings seeks new trial

A Kentucky man who was sentenced to 20 years in prison on murder charges in his sisters' killings is seeking a new trial and a judge's recusal.

Man gets 20-year sentence in fatal stabbing of his sisters

A Kentucky man convicted in the stabbing deaths of his two sisters has been sentenced.

Judge Holds Kentucky Police Chief in Contempt

A judge has ordered a northern Kentucky police chief to help the mentally ill after holding him in contempt over his actions in a case in which a mentally disabled inmate was sent to Florida instead of being taken to a mental hospital for evaluation.

UPDATE: Package left outside school was fake WMD

Lexington Police say a suspicious package left outside of Tates Creek Elementary School on Wednesday morning was a fake weapon of mass destruction.

Widow of defense attorney sues over his killing

A prominent Kentucky defense lawyer's widow is suing psychiatrists and a hospital over their treatment of a patient who pleaded guilty but mentally ill in the lawyer's fatal shooting last year.

Ky. police accused of shipping mentally ill man to Florida

A published report says the Kentucky Attorney General's office is investigating a police department after a mentally ill jail inmate was shipped to Florida instead of to a mental hospital for an evaluation.

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