Bowling Green, KY – The Kentucky boys' All-Star basketball team is preparing for its annual rivarly game against Indiana. The Kentucky side goes into the game as a big underdog--even with Indiana's dominating Mr. Basketball missing the game with an injury. Kevin Willis has been following the Kentucky side, and has this behind-the-scenes look at their preperation.
Frankfort, KY – Governor Fletcher is signaling his intent to call lawmakers into special session Thursday, June 29th, to address small business tax relief. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the latest from Frankfort.
Louisville, KY – Two researchers now working at the University of Louisville recently saw their vaccine for cervical cancer approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The vaccine was invented more than ten years ago, and was held up in patent court. It's believed to be 100% effective against the cancer that kills almost 500,000 women worldwide each year. Dr. Alfred Bennett Jenson talked to Western's Public Radio about the groundbreaking vaccine.
Frankfort, KY – A Kentucky Supreme Court ruling means thousands of state employees seeking millions of dollars worth of back pay won't be getting it. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has this story.
Frankfort, KY – Governor Fletcher's administration is being ordered to reveal billing statements from outside counsel assisting with hiring probe defense matters. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has this story.
Erlanger, Ky – David Feige is a renowed criminal defense attorney who makes frequent appearances on Court TV. He recently spoke to a meeting of Kentucky attorneys in Erlanger. In this interview with Dan Modlin, he offers some sage advice on how to best defend poor clients.
Frankfort, KY – In a unanimous decision this week, the U.S. Supreme Court made it easier for death row inmates to challenge lethal injections. Thirty-six men and women are currently on Kentucky's death row. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has this report.