Attorney General Andy Beshear

Kentucky Attorney General Threatens To Sue Governor Again

Jun 7, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has threatened to sue the state's Republican governor for a fourth time.

Josh James / WUKY

The Lexington Herald-Leader is reporting Attorney General Andy Beshear is considering an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the purchase of Gov. Matt Bevin’s home in Jefferson County.

Republicans Hail 'Transformative' 2017 Session

Mar 31, 2017
Josh James / WUKY

Kentucky Republicans rounded out their first legislative session since securing control of the House of Representatives by passing a new anti-drug measure, approving gubernatorial appointees, and okaying an eleventh hour $15 million request for an unnamed economic development project.

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Gov. Matt Bevin has accused Attorney General Andy Beshear of backpedaling on his promise to defend a new abortion law passed this month by the Republican-led General Assembly.

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WUKY News is looking back on five Kentucky stories that defined 2016 and what they might mean for 2017.

Office of Kentucky Attorney General

Kentucky has signed on to a multi-state lawsuit accusing a large group of pharmaceutical companies of conspiring to reduce competition and inflate the price of generic drugs.

Former Attorney In AG Office Files Discrimination Lawsuit

Nov 29, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

A former lawyer in state Attorney General Andy Beshear's office has filed a lawsuit contending she was subjected to sex discrimination and recrimination under the state whistleblower law.

Josh James / WUKY

A five-week training program targeting child sexual abuse is taking place in Lexington. 

Associated Press

The war of words continues between Republican Governor Matt Bevin and Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear over the status of the University of Louisville Board of Trustees.

Kentucky Attorney General To Serve On Anti-Drug Committee

Jun 14, 2016
Office of Kentucky Attorney General

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has been named co-chairman of a group of law enforcement officials that battles substance abuse.  Beshear will serve on the Substance Abuse Committee of the National Association of Attorneys General.