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Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has sued the state's Republican governor for the fourth time.

Bevin Alters Executive Order As Lawsuit Threat Looms

Jun 16, 2017
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Kentucky's Republican governor has made a slight change to an executive order, but it is unclear if it will be enough to avert a lawsuit from the state's Democratic attorney general.

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Attorney General Andy Beshear is extending his deadline before taking another round of legal action against Gov. Matt Bevin.

Kentucky Attorney General Threatens To Sue Governor Again

Jun 7, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has threatened to sue the state's Republican governor for a fourth time.

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The Lexington Herald-Leader is reporting Attorney General Andy Beshear is considering an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the purchase of Gov. Matt Bevin’s home in Jefferson County.

Republicans Hail 'Transformative' 2017 Session

Mar 31, 2017
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Kentucky Republicans rounded out their first legislative session since securing control of the House of Representatives by passing a new anti-drug measure, approving gubernatorial appointees, and okaying an eleventh hour $15 million request for an unnamed economic development project.

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Gov. Matt Bevin has accused Attorney General Andy Beshear of backpedaling on his promise to defend a new abortion law passed this month by the Republican-led General Assembly.

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WUKY News is looking back on five Kentucky stories that defined 2016 and what they might mean for 2017.

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Kentucky has signed on to a multi-state lawsuit accusing a large group of pharmaceutical companies of conspiring to reduce competition and inflate the price of generic drugs.

Former Attorney In AG Office Files Discrimination Lawsuit

Nov 29, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

A former lawyer in state Attorney General Andy Beshear's office has filed a lawsuit contending she was subjected to sex discrimination and recrimination under the state whistleblower law.