Fairness Issue http://wuky.org en Fairness Legislation Receives First Ever Hearing http://wuky.org/post/fairness-legislation-receives-first-ever-hearing <p>The Kentucky House Judiciary Committee made history Wednesday by hearing discussion of a statewide fairness law. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 20:56:36 +0000 Josh James 45467 at http://wuky.org Fairness Legislation Receives First Ever Hearing 2 More Kentucky Churches To Drop Boy Scouts http://wuky.org/post/2-more-kentucky-churches-drop-boy-scouts <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. -- Two more churches in central Kentucky say they are cutting ties with the Boy Scouts of America over the organization's decision to allow gay youth.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Pastors at Severns Valley Baptist Church in Elizabethtown and Rineyville Baptist Church told The News-Enterprise that they will not renew their charters with the Boy Scouts when the agreements expire later this year.</span></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 22:05:36 +0000 Associated Press 32603 at http://wuky.org 2 More Kentucky Churches To Drop Boy Scouts Berea To Enact Protections For Gay City Workers http://wuky.org/post/berea-enact-protections-gay-city-workers <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Gay rights advocates have scored another victory in a small eastern Kentucky town as Berea prepares to expand anti-discrimination protections for city employees.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Berea Mayor Steve Connelly announced this week that he will sign an executive order banning discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation in hiring, firing and benefits for city employees.</span></p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:44:31 +0000 Associated Press 26731 at http://wuky.org Berea To Enact Protections For Gay City Workers