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Effort to keep Marsy’s Law on ballot continues

AG files motion in court fight.

Bill to expand victims’ rights passes in the Senate

The Senate has passed a bill expanding the rights of crime victims in Kentucky.

KY Supreme Court strikes down Marsy’s Law

On Thursday, the Kentucky Supreme Court upheld that decision, saying the language on the ballot was too vague and that the full text of the amendment should have been presented to voters.

Family of murdered 6-year-old calls for change

Despite the persistent rain, dozens of supporters of Logan Tipton came out to march together into the Woodford County Courthouse, showing their support for the Tipton family and bring awareness to a new law the family is trying to get passed.

Lawmakers continue quick work on victims’ rights proposal

Lawmakers moving quickly with proposal to award constitutional protection to crime victims.

Kentucky Baptist Convention endorses Marsy’s Law

Kentucky Baptist Convention comes out in support of Marsy's Law, which aims to change Kentucky's constitution to give crime victims more of a voice in the judicial process and the right to be made aware of upcoming hearings or changes in their offenders' status.

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