Timothy Coffey is charged with murder after allegedly shooting and killing his older brother during an argument, according to Lexington Police. The shooting happened around 9 a.m. Thursday at a home on Krissy Way.
Kelley Paul, who is married to Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, has stepped into an advocacy role to push efforts to improve the criminal justice system. She says too many people are in prison on drug charges and lives are ruined.
Kentucky House Minority Floor Leader Rocky Adkins named Stephanie Horne, a member of the Jefferson County Board of Education, as his lieutenant governor running mate in his 2019 bid to become Kentucky’s next governor.
The parents and their sons accused in the killings of eight members of an Ohio family allegedly hacked social media, surveilled their victims in detail and retrieved phone and video evidence to avoid detection.
Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and GOP legislative leaders don’t like Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd’s rulings on cases, so they’re threatening to change who gets to rule on state government cases.
Kentucky and South Carolina prohibit doctors from treating the sexual partners of their STD-infected patients. When doctors can cut down on reinfections by giving antibiotics to partners, some don’t want to.
A Northern Kentucky attorney was indicted in Kenton County on human trafficking charges. Police said Robert L. Poole was implicated during an investigation into former Campbell District Judge Timothy Nolan.