Attorney General Andy Beshear

Ryland Barton

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has announced the creation of a cold case unit to investigate and work with victims involved in the state’s huge backlog of sexual assault cases.

ANDY BESHEAR, OFFICIAL PHOTO

  Kentucky's attorney general has chosen a former prosecutor to join his staff.

WIKIMEDIA COMMONS, PUBLIC DOMAIN

  An aluminum company planning a state-subsidized $1.3 billion facility in Greenup County has released the names of its shareholders. Braidy Industries had been keeping those identities a secret.

Ikiryo, 123RF Stock Photo

(Update: Beshear's office says they will appeal. See below)

A judge has ruled Gov. Matt Bevin had the power to reorganize several state education boards over the summer, but said the governor’s restructuring of a board that dealt with teacher disciplinary actions was unconstitutional.

Andy Beshear, Official Photo

Kentucky’s hotel industry is being enlisted to help fight human trafficking. Attorney General Andy Beshear announced a new partnership Tuesday that will include a training program called “See Something-Say Something-Save a Life.” 

J. Tyler Franklin via wfpl.org

 Attorney General Andy Beshear walked out of a committee hearing Thursday after Republican lawmakers interrogated him about a settlement the previous attorney general made with OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma.

Timur Arbaev/123rf Stock Photo

Kentucky's attorney general is warning about a new scam that's using his office to try and scare people into sending money over wire transfers.

Rhonda Miller, WKYU

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear said only three percent of sexual assaults result in a conviction in court and prosecution of those cases must be stepped up. He spoke on the campus of Western Kentucky University on Oct. 9 as part of events to mark National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Andy Beshear, Matt Bevin, official photos

  Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear were back in court on Wednesday, this time over a challenge to the governor’s reorganization of several education boards this summer.

Andy Beshear, Matt Bevin, official photos

Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear will square off before the Kentucky Supreme Court on Friday in a case dealing with how much power the governor has to reshape state university boards.

Pages