Chief Justice John Minton

Kentucky Supreme Court Chief Justice John Minton told a government subcommittee Monday that the Judicial Branch has ignored pay issues for too long.

Kentucky Chief Justice John D. Minton is pushing lawmakers to provide more pay equity for court system employees across the state.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Chief Justice John Minton is scheduled to address lawmakers on the state of the judiciary next week.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - After years of operating with out-of-date programming, the Kentucky Court of Justice is moving forward with plans to upgrade its case management system.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - After a year of budget cuts to Kentucky's court system, Chief Justice John Minton said furloughs won't happen in the next year, but he is asking lawmakers to find more money for the state’s judicial branch.

Kentucky's judicial branch will face more cuts in the upcoming fiscal year, though, Minton said in his annual address to the interim judicial committee.