All posts tagged "Andy Beshear"

  • Kentucky Supreme Court reverses Bevin’s university cuts

    By Phillip Lentsch– Governor Matt Bevin has been facing some issues in the Kentucky Supreme Court, after a ruling on Sept. 22 stated that he exceeded his authority last spring in ordering budget cuts to state universities....

    • Posted September 22, 2016
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  • U of L Foundation finds itself staring down potential lawsuit

    By Chris Acree –– It seems like everybody is just at each other’s throats recently, doesn’t it? You’ve got Trump vs. Clinton, Bevin vs. Beshear, UK vs. their student newspaper, me vs. my wife on who’s taking the garbage...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • UK dukes it out with student newspaper

    By Chris Acree — Recently, the University of Kentucky filed a lawsuit against its own student newspaper, The Kentucky Kernel, to prevent the release of documents pertaining to allegations of sexual assault between a former professor and several...

    • Posted September 8, 2016
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    Board of Trustees drama continues to unfold

    By Andrew Hebert– Last week, another legal action involving U of L’s Board of Trustees took place when Governor Matt Bevin filed an appeal on Circuit Court Judge Philip Shepherd’s injunction on Bevin’s appointed board. This legal jargon is...

    • Posted August 29, 2016
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  • State judge temporarily blocks Bevin’s Board of Trustees

    By Phillip Lentsch– Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd temporarily blocked Governor Matt Bevin’s recently appointed board of trustees. Bevin abolished the previous 17-member U of L board by an executive order in June, stating he had the “absolute authority”...

    • Posted July 29, 2016
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    Beshear will challenge Bevin’s new board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Attorney General Andy Beshear will file another lawsuit against Governor Matt Bevin over Bevin’s new U of L Board of Trustees. Bevin named the new trustees Wednesday. Beshear’s office issued a statement shortly after, referring...

    • Posted July 2, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Andy Beshear filing suit against Bevin

    By Kyeland Jackson — Attorney General Andy Beshear will file suit against Governor Matt Bevin to block the governor’s executive order that threw U of L leadership and its board of trustees into turmoil. Beshear announced the suit...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Ramsey’s “resignation” distracts from bigger picture

    By Nick Amon– This past Friday Gov. Matt Bevin made the swift announcement that James Ramsey will be stepping down from his position as president here at U of L.  As the weekend passed, the news of...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Bevin’s higher ed cuts ruled legal

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s higher education cuts are legal, according to a ruling Wednesday afternoon by Franklin Circuit Court Judge Thomas Wingate. Originally reported by the Courier-Journal, Wingate said two state laws allow the $18...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    Attorney general sues governor over university cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson — Attorney general Andy Beshear said he will sue Governor Matt Bevin today. The action comes two weeks after talks on the budget proposal in the General Assembly fell through, prompting Bevin to issue an immediate 4.5 percent cut...

    • Posted April 11, 2016
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