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Animal Group Needs To Get Its Story Straight

August 28th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Jesus H, enough is enough. This morning we had this to say about an animal advocacy organization — The Arrow Fund — claiming it/they had no idea if there was neglect on the part of Louisville Metro Animal Services re: Sadie. Those folks definitely knew there was neglect and have said as much via email. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Oops · Scandal

Greg Fischer: Are You Really This Inept? What???

August 28th, 2014 · 17 Comments

Seriously, folks, is Greg Fischer this inept? Is the man purposefully trying to sink his mayoral ship? Here’s some more of our “grade school journalism” for you to think about this morning. Courier-Journal: City staff brushes off animal services meeting An animal advocate was emotional Wednesday as she discussed a young pit bull that was [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Crime · Dogs · Ethics · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Police · Scandal

Greg Fischer: What Is It You’re Trying To Hide?

August 27th, 2014 · 5 Comments

By now you’ve all heard that Greg Fischer is all the sudden refusing to allow his staff to be made available for the Louisville Metro Animal Services hearings in Metro Council. After promising complete transparency and full cooperation. And Fischer, Mr. Transparency, has decided to withhold public records from the ad-hoc committee. It’s borderline unreal. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

Sadiqa Reynolds: Greg Fischer’s Whitewashing, Excuse-Making Machine On The LMAS Front

August 21st, 2014 · 6 Comments

You already know all about Sadiqa Reynolds and you know she’s responsible for the nightmare that is Metro Animal Services. You know she’s worked hard to cover up the problems at the shelter. You know she’s worked to shut volunteers and employees out when they dare offer suggestions, do the right thing, in any way [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Hype · Metro Government · Scandal

Why O’Connell Should Recuse Himself Right Away

August 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment

County Attorney Mike O’Connell should immediately recuse himself from investigating Louisville Metro Animal Services. Why? When Karen Dickson was working to obtain public records from LMAS, O’Connell’s office refused to force LMAS to pony up… by pushing bogus concerns from Sadiqa Reynolds, of all people, that releasing those public records (from Margaret Brosko, the documents [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Mitch McConnell · Scandal

Holy Wow! Hell Has Truly Frozen Over In Louisville

August 21st, 2014 · No Comments

This is big – can you believe it? We’re on the same page as the paper! WHAT! And it involves Greg Fischer! Essentially, the paper points out that he’s full of it. Because the jackass had the audacity to lie to the media after we’d already published a mountain of evidence. [C-J/AKN] Authorities in Clarksville, [...]

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Greg Fischer Begins LMAS Whitewash Phase Two

August 20th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Here’s a release from Greg Fischer’s spokesperson, Chris Poynter: Mayor Requests Review of Alleged Animal Services Incident The Metro Council’s decision to appoint an ad hoc committee to examine allegations involving a dog at Louisville Metro Animal Services — without first receiving the information that the Animals Services team had offered for weeks to provide [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

Grit, Determination, Heartbreak And Frustration

August 20th, 2014 · 12 Comments

Don’t worry – this isn’t another angry rant! Thank you, Louisville, for doing the right thing. You’ve renewed my faith that good can prevail. All these years later, it’s nice to have a bit of breathing room. Nice to feel like a little bit of weight has been lifted from my shoulders. While this truly [...]

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Tags: Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

Sadiqa Reynolds: The Reason LMAS Is A Disaster

August 20th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Time to follow up on yesterday’s big story regarding Louisville Metro Animal Services. As you’re well aware by now, Metro Council has formed an investigative committee to dig in to the flustercuck that is LMAS. If you’re living under a rock, here’s the presser: This is a big moment in Louisville. After years and years [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Crime · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

King Exploring Disciplinary Measures For Council

August 20th, 2014 · No Comments

The number of guns confiscated at Louisville airport’s security has more than doubled in a year’s time. [WDRB] Burton has sued Norton Brownsboro not for malpractice but instead for violating the Kentucky Consumer Protection Act, which prohibits “unfair, false, misleading or deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of any trade or commerce.” [C-J/AKN] The [...]

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