18, Apr 2014 - Fayette, KY Court overturns Lexington man's conviction for wife's beating death
The Kentucky Supreme Court has overturned the conviction of a Lexington man in the slaying of his estranged wife after concluding that prosecutors improperly used circumstantial evidence.
18, Apr 2014 - Ex-judge facing sentencing in vote fraud case
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former eastern Kentucky judge is scheduled for sentencing after pleading guilty to charges alleging wide spread vote fraud in eastern Kentucky.
17, Apr 2014 - Ky court disbars attorney serving probation
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court has permanently disbarred a Lexington attorney who is serving probation for theft of his clients' money.
16, Apr 2014 - Lexington, KY June trial set for man charged with online threats
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A trial date has been set for a Kentucky man charged with threatening to kill the state's governor, first lady and their family in a series of Facebook postings.
04, Apr 2014 - Lexington, KY Federal judge Forester dies at age 73
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge in the eastern half of Kentucky for almost a quarter-century has died. Karl Forester was 73. He died Saturday at his Lexington home. Forester became a federal judge in 1988, overseeing cases in Pikeville and Lexington during his career on the bench. While Forester handled a variety of matters, his most-high profile case stemmed from the litigation ...
04, Apr 2014 - Lexington, KY Attorney for Alex Johnson's family asks for city investigation into 911 center's handling o
An attorney for the family of slain University of Kentucky chef Alex Johnson has asked for an investigation into the Lexington police department's Enhanced 911 call center.
03, Apr 2014 - Karl Forester, federal judge in Kentucky since 1988, dies at age 73
Senior U.S. District Judge Karl Forester, a fixture on the federal bench for the Eastern District of Kentucky since 1988, died Saturday at his Lexington home. He was 73.