Lawsuit that alleges Wall Street duped Kentucky pension plan will proceed

by Tom Loftus, Louisville Courier Journal – FRANKFORT — The high-profile lawsuit alleging that Wall Street money managers and others caused Kentucky Retirement Systems to gamble as much as $1.5 billion on risky hedge fund investments will proceed. Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd on Friday rejected motions of three big hedge fund firms and most other defendants to dismiss…

York decides against recount

by Rachel Adkins | The Daily Independent GRAYSON State Rep. Jill York, R-Grayson, has decided against filing for a recount against Kathy Hinkle, who beat York by a five-vote margin for the 96th District seat last month. York said that from the beginning she and her campaign have been looking for any data that may…