prescription drug http://wkyufm.org en Kentucky Attorney General Wants T-Shirts Pulled http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-attorney-general-wants-t-shirts-pulled <p>Calling it a "cynical effort" to profit from people who have died from drug abuse, top officials in three states have asked a boutique fashion company to cease selling T-shirts that feature the names of well-known prescription drugs.</p><p>Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi along with the attorneys general of Kentucky and Maine this week sent a letter to Kitson Inc. criticizing the company for selling sport jersey type shirts with the drug names Vicodin, Xanax and Adderall written on the back.</p><p>An email to the company — which sells items online and at stores in California — was not immediately returned.</p><p>But in a statement posted on the company's Facebook page following a discussion about the shirts on NBC, Kitson contends that the T-shirts are helping create a dialogue about drug abuse. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 14:35:34 +0000 Associated Press 36639 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky Attorney General Wants T-Shirts Pulled Kentucky Special Session to Start Monday http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-special-session-start-monday <p>Governor Beshear will call a special session&nbsp;of the Kentucky legislature&nbsp;Monday to allow lawmakers to consider a transportation budget&nbsp;that would provide funding needed for a $4.5 billion highway construction plan. He&#39;ll also ask legislators to pass a bill&nbsp;aimed at curbing prescription drug abuse.</p><p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 11:43:06 +0000 10703 at http://wkyufm.org