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Cordish Dragging Its Feet With Your Tax Dollars

August 30th, 2013 · Comments Off

An LMPD detective has been indicted in connection with a shooting he was involved in last year. [WDRB] It’s tons of fun watching this whole meltdown situation happen. After a series of fiery exchanges with Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell, a district court judge Thursday denied his request to hold a hearing exploring why Judge [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Death · Health Care · Highlands · Indiana · Judges · LMPD · Senate Race

Barbara Shanklin Cost The City HOW Much?

August 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment

We’ll find out next week how much tolls will be on the Ohio River bridges, as officials with the project prepare to lay the groundwork for tolling in the coming weeks. [WDRB] A judge assassinated while serving on Kentucky’s highest court more than a century ago has been memorialized with a portrait in the Capitol. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Construction · Green · Indiana · JCPS · Judges · Library · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Possibility City · Poverty

Thank David Jones For Your Fun Tax Increases

August 13th, 2013 · Comments Off

How has this loose cannon not been disbarred? The state’s Judicial Conduct Commission ruled former jurist Martin McDonald guilty of Misconduct. [WDRB] Strange – we thought it was rampant waste, fraud and abuse ruining MSD. Those “flushable” wet wipes, baby wipes, hemorrhoid pads that you send swirling down your toilet bowls are gumming up the [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bourbon · Business · Celebrity · Death · Guns · Indiana · JCPS · Judges · MSD · Ohio River Bridges · Police · Taxes

Indiana Will Maybe Someday Open That Bridge

June 7th, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Louisville judge accused of threatening to strangle a lawyer has been temporarily suspended by the Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission. Senior Judge Martin McDonald was temporarily removed from the bench with pay this week pending the resolution of two ethics-related cases. [WDRB] Really? The downtown bridge groundbreaking is a family-friendly event? [Business First] The deadline [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Education · Gays · Health Care · Indiana · Judges · Kentucky Kingdom · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Parks · South End · State Government · Youth

Arena Authority Revenue Dropped? Surely Not!

June 4th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Louisville Metro Police say they found more than just drugs during a narcotics investigation at a Louisville hotel: they found several women acting as prostitutes. [WDRB] Several Louisville Metro Council members aren’t happy with Mayor Greg Fischer for failing to restore previously cut urban services in his new budget proposal. [WFPL] This is certainly not [...]

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Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Dogs · Education · Greg Fischer · Health Care · JCPS · John Yarmuth · Judges · LMPD · Metro Council · Metro Government · Sex · State Government · Steve Beshear · WHAS

Really, They Were Shocked Over Tree Removal?

April 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment

Metro Council woman Barbara Shanklin is fighting to clear her name. Monday afternoon her attorney filed an appeal to the ethic complaint against her. [WDRB] New details about one of Mississippi’s most infamous murders are coming to light — more than a half-century later. The death of Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black boy who allegedly [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Discrimination · Dogs · Ethics · Guns · Indiana · Judges · Metro Council · Ohio River Bridges · Race · State Government · Steve Beshear · University of Kentucky · Zoning

Let’s Not Forget Democratic Involvement In Mess

March 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off

They are the two new CEO’s of two of the largest area chamber of commerce organizations. Craig Richard, the CEO of Greater Louisville, Inc. and Wendy Chesser, CEO of One Southern Indiana. [WDRB] A federal court has ruled that a Kentucky coal mine owes the government $1.67 million in fines for more than 1,200 safety [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Discrimination · Downtown · Education · Gays · Greater Louisville Inc. · Indiana · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Judges · Oops · State Government · Steve Beshear

Woah, Everybody Got Really Angry At JCPS

February 12th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Yesterday, House Bill 105 passed 87 to 9 in the State House. It’s kind of a major deal. Allows for bench trials to determine competency for guardianship. Maybe some of the most important legislation to hit this decade. When you have a loved one who is aging or dying and your drug-addled family is ruining [...]

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Tags: Bourbon · Downtown · Economy · Ethics · Indiana · JCPS · Judges · Metro Council · State Government

Don’t Walk Anywhere, You’ll Just Get Run Over

January 14th, 2013 · 10 Comments

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. You can help. [Support Our New Project!] A shooting at a Louisville nightclub leaves two people injured. This is the second time it’s happened at that joint. Maybe it’s time to close down? [WDRB] Looks like Mike O’Connell has a little problem [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Dining · Ethics · Guns · Indiana · Judges · State Government

Just Think: Abramson Wants An Even Higher Office

November 19th, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Trainers complain a new rule that allows only state veterinarians to administer the anti-bleeder medication known as Lasix to horses on race day isn’t working. [WDRB] When is Martin McDonald going to be [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Health Care · Horse Industry · Indiana · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Judges · Police · Poverty · Race · State Government · Taxes · University of Louisville