Legislative Research Commission

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9:55 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Ethics Hearing Postponed In Sexual Harassment Case

Former State Representative John A. Arnold, Democrat from Sturgis

There's a new twist in a long-running sexual harassment probe at the state capitol in Frankfort.

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Local/Regional News
6:08 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Ky. Youth Activists Uncover Longstanding Discriminatory Policy In Frankfort

KY Student Environmental Coalition strategic planning summit in 2013
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It took a group of Kentucky student activists to unearth a discriminatory policy that’s been practiced in Frankfort for more than a decade.

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Local/Regional News
8:44 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Ethics Hearing For Former Lawmaker Postponed

Former Democrat Kentucky Representative John Arnold of Sturgis
Credit Louisville Courier Journal

The Legislative Ethics Commission has postponed a hearing in the case of a former lawmaker accused of sexually harassing Capitol staffers.

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Local/Regional News
1:24 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Judge To Rule Soon On Arnold Sexual Harassment Suit

A Kentucky judge could rule by the end of the month on motions to dismiss two of the defendants in a sexual harassment lawsuit.

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Local/Regional News
2:15 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Legislative Ethics Commission Finds Probable Cause In Arnold Case

The Legislative Ethics Commission has found probable cause to believe former state Rep. John Arnold may have sexually harassed legislative staffers.

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Local/Regional News
9:55 am
Thu October 10, 2013

Panel May Broaden Net In Sexual Harassment Probe

A select committee investigating sexual harassment complaints against a former Ky. lawmaker will consider inviting all LRC staff to come forward.

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Local/Regional News
4:31 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Ky. Lawmakers Take Step Toward Review Of LRC

New LRC Interim Director Marcia Seiler is a past director of the Office of Education Accountability
Credit photo provided

FRANKFORT, Ky.-- Top Kentucky lawmakers have appointed Marcia Seiler as acting director for the Legislative Research Commission.

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Local/Regional News
5:15 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Legislative Heads Want Meeting To Replace Sherman

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Legislative leaders want to meet to choose an interim replacement for former LRC director Bobby Sherman.

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Local/Regional News
6:02 pm
Thu September 26, 2013

State Police To Investigate Shredding Of Documents

FRANKFORT, Ky.-- The Kentucky State Police will investigate whether any laws were broken regarding shredded documents by the former LRC Director.

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Local/Regional News
12:30 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Ex LRC Head Confirms He Destroyed Documents

FRANKFORT, Ky.-The former director of the state Legislative Research Commission has admitted to shredding documents related to a sex scandal.

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