“It’s a culture in our prosecutor’s office here to do this,” said Louisville defense attorney Ted Shouse. “It’s an old-fashioned way of doing things. I can’t believe we’re still doing it.”
In addition, Jacob Heil told police he had used cocaine in previous weeks, according to the search warrant affidavit.
The high court unanimously ruled that Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Judith McDonald-Burkman erred when not allowing defendant William Truss to be present when jurors were chosen for his death penalty trial.
Thomas Tyre claims in a Louisville Metro Police investigative report that Powell and a man named Ernest Powell came into his home Saturday night and Katina demanded money.
A jury trial earlier this month ended with Harper winning a $300,000 verdict, but his lawyers say they worked on the case since June 2017.
A portable Breathalyzer found Jacob Heil's blood alcohol was .051.
Judge Susan Schultz Gibson ruled Tuesday that James Mallory’s attorneys for the last three years have a conflict of interest and she must find him new representation.
“We were really eager to see what U.B. would do with another chance at life,” his son said in an interview on Monday. “We just got him back so we haven’t been able to really grasp it yet.”
"It is evident from the proof presented at trial that the working relationship between Harper and Chief Conrad is at best tense, and likely irretrievably broken," Bisig wrote.
U of L has requested documents and testimony from former FBI agent Carl Christiansen and his firm, Advanced Investigative Solutions, as part of a federal lawsuit involving ex-Louisville Coach Rick Pitino.
Louisville police made nearly 2,700 DUI arrests in 2013, the last full year before Uber and Lyft began operating here. But those citations began to fall the next year and have been below 1,400 each of the last two years.
LMPD Officer Brad Schuhmann is accused of sexually abusing a teen from 2008 to 2009, and several former officers are accused of improperly seizing evidence and covering it up
Court documents show that official paperwork was changed to keep Christian Dawkins' presence on a visit with prized high school recruit Brian Bowen unknown.
Gabe Parker's attorney wants to seal certain evidence, including the names of any expert witnesses who work with the defense
The proposed resolution follows testimony earlier this month from Louisville Metro Police Chief Steve Conrad acknowledging there were “some abuses” by officers of $1.2 million in overtime funds.