Andy Beshear

Judge Says Beshear Can Sue Bevin Over UofL Board

Jul 21, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

A state judge says Kentucky's Democratic Attorney General can sue the state's Republican governor over his decision to abolish the University of Louisville board of trustees.

Judge Lets Attorney General Intervene In Retirement Suit

Jul 19, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

A state judge has ruled Kentucky's Democratic attorney general can intervene in a lawsuit challenging the Republican governor's decision to remove the chairman of the state's retirement system board of trustees.

Josh James / WUKY

Attorney General Andy Beshear is taking a Scott County Cemetery owner to court over alleged violations of the state’s Consumer Protection Act.

UK At Odds With Attorney General Over Open Records Request

May 24, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

The Kentucky attorney general's office has ruled that the University of Kentucky violated state law when it denied a request for details of a committee's meetings.

Associated Press

A gubernatorial appointee has turned down the offer to serve on the state’s pension board. 

Beshear Appoints Special Prosecutor For Longmeyer Case

May 13, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear has appointed a special prosecutor to handle the case against his former deputy.

Ex-Kentucky Personnel Secretary Pleads Guilty To Kickbacks

Apr 19, 2016
LRC Public Information

A former high-ranking state official whose criminal charges were an embarrassment for Kentucky's former governor and current attorney general has pleaded guilty to a federal bribery charge.

AP

Gov. Matt Bevin is ordering his finance secretary and a private law firm to launch an investigation into his predecessor’s administration, alleging it allowed an atmosphere of greed and corruption to flourish.

Josh James / WUKY

Threatened legal action against Gov. Matt Bevin over his executive order trimming current-year funds for higher education won’t move forward just yet. A spokesman for Attorney General Andy Beshear says Monday is the earliest he might take the governor to court.

Gov's Son Has Raised $1M For Attorney General Bid

Apr 7, 2014

Andy Beshear says he has raised more than $1 million in his bid to become Kentucky's next attorney general.