Kentucky courts plan gives NKY more judges

by Chris Mayhew , cmayhew@communitypress.com – STORY HIGHLIGHTS “Our current plan does not provide equal access to the law and justice,” Sen. John Schickel said. Parents arguing for child visitation rights in Boone and Kenton counties have to wait about four months before a judge hears their case. Shorter wait times for Northern Kentucky non-emergency family court cases will come…

Does US ‘sanctuary’ crackdown affect Louisville?

by Chris Kenning , @ckenning_cj – The two executive orders contain multiple provisions, including the creation of 15,000 new jobs. Video provided by Newsy Newslook Louisville bills itself as a welcoming place for immigrants: Mayor Greg Fischer has often urged the city to “embrace our foreign-born neighbors.” But it hasn’t publicly declared itself a so-called “sanctuary” city, many…