Andy Beshear

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.