Chief Justice John Minton

Kentucky's drug court program has failed to keep up with surging demand for its treatment services in a state grappling with addiction woes, the state's chief justice said Friday while signaling that he'll seek funding to expand the services.

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A bill that could shift lawsuits against state agencies and officials out of Franklin Circuit Court — avoiding a judge Republicans have criticized — is losing steam late in the 2019 legislative session. Senate Bill 2 was yanked without comment from committee Tuesday.

Kentucky Chief Justice Reveals Redistricting Plan

Dec 20, 2016
Administrative Office of the Courts

Kentucky would get an additional 16 family court judges while losing 15 district and circuit court judges under a plan to overhaul the state's judicial system.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - After years of operating with out-of-date programming, the Kentucky Court of Justice is moving forward with plans to upgrade its case management system.