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Kentucky leads nation in firearms background checks but not all equal sales

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) — Kentucky has performed nearly twice as many NICS Firearm background checks as the state that lands number two on the list. According to FBI statistics, through October 2015, there have been more 2,613,656 Federal firearms background checks in Kentucky. California ranks second with 1,328,017.  Indiana is 7th on the list at […]

Guest Commentary: Kentucky police have new responsibilities in DUI checkpoints, but easy on the bubbly

By GUEST AUTHOR | December 31, 2015 11:55 am By Aaron Silletto Drivers in Kentucky should expect that they might encounter DUI checkpoints on New Year’s Eve. Kentucky State Police and local authorities have long used roadblocks and corresponding sobriety checks as a deterrent to intoxicated driving. Often, these checkpoints are instituted on holidays like St. Patrick’s Day, […]

Waterman: Ky. laws need a same-sex update

Louis Waterman3:59 p.m. EST December 2, 2015 Louis Waterman, is a family law attorney with Goldberg Simpson and a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. In January 2015, Waterman was counsel in the first same-sex divorce granted in Kentucky. Email:lwaterman@nullgoldbergsimpson.com. While the Kim Davis saga has engendered great controversy and much spilled-ink, it […]