domestic violence http://wuky.org en 2014 Session Could End Without Dating Violence Legislation - Again http://wuky.org/post/2014-session-could-end-without-dating-violence-legislation-again <p>Dating violence legislation looks to be unlikely during the 2014 session in Frankfort.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:37:23 +0000 Josh James 46463 at http://wuky.org 2014 Session Could End Without Dating Violence Legislation - Again Runner Makes Long Trek To Frankfort For Domestic Violence Bill http://wuky.org/post/runner-makes-long-trek-frankfort-domestic-violence-bill <p>A former UK track runner brought his message of support for dating violence protection legislation from Lexington to Frankfort Thursday – on foot. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:35:39 +0000 Josh James 45516 at http://wuky.org Runner Makes Long Trek To Frankfort For Domestic Violence Bill Former Lawmaker Nunn Liable For $23M In Ex-Fiancee's Death http://wuky.org/post/former-lawmaker-nunn-liable-23m-ex-fiancees-death <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A judge in Lexington has ruled that former Kentucky lawmaker Steve Nunn is liable for nearly $24 million in damages in a wrongful death suit brought by the family of his slain ex-fiancee.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 23:14:07 +0000 Associated Press 36267 at http://wuky.org Former Lawmaker Nunn Liable For $23M In Ex-Fiancee's Death UK Accepting Applications for Women's Empowerment Scholarship http://wuky.org/post/uk-accepting-applications-womens-empowerment-scholarship <p></p><p></p><p>LEXINGTON-KY &nbsp;&nbsp; A new scholarship is being offered to University of Kentucky students who have been domestically abused.&nbsp; Mon, 04 Mar 2013 19:07:41 +0000 Chase Cavanaugh 28137 at http://wuky.org UK Accepting Applications for Women's Empowerment Scholarship UK Launches Scholarship for Domestic Violence Survivors http://wuky.org/post/uk-launches-scholarship-domestic-violence-survivors <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - For women suffering physical, mental, and sexual abuse at the hands of their partner, a lack of education can be a barrier to independence. The University of Kentucky hopes to change that by launching a new scholarship specifically for victims of domestic violence.</p><p>Carol Jordan, director of UK&rsquo;s Center for Research on Violence Against Women, believes the scholarship is the first of its kind in the country because it provides a full financial aid package.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 18:01:22 +0000 Brenna Angel 13032 at http://wuky.org UK Launches Scholarship for Domestic Violence Survivors