WDRB News highlighted the law’s shortcomings last month, detailing Madden’s repeated examples of violent attacks and threats, including an alleged rape of an 8-year-old girl this summer. Prosecutors urged lawmakers to read the story during this month’s meeting of the interim judiciary committee.
"We're doing what's right with your money," the governor said. "Simple as that."
Overwhelming pain still cripples Sherry Ballard.
Some question whether or not the coroner's office is committed to the indigent burial program.
In a weekly newsletter, Councilman Brandon Coan said the Bardstown Road "doomsday clock is two minutes to midnight."
Prosecutors say more people will be hurt or killed until lawmakers close a dangerous gap in state law.
The announcement comes just two days after the Floyd County Council unanimously gave Scott Clark a vote of no confidence.
Floyd County Council signed off on increasing dispatchers' pay by $3,000 this week.
Tuesday afternoon's Floyd County Council meeting became slightly uncomfortable at its end.
Metro Councilwoman Donna Purvis (D-District 5) called the meeting after one of the more recent shootings near the corner of Jefferson and South 38th Streets.