Lexington Herald Leader

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1:05 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Ky. Owes Newspapers' Lawyers $300 K In Records Fight

A judge has ordered the state to pay Ky's two largest newspapers more than $300 K  in attorney fees in a dispute over access to child abuse records.

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7:44 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Parenting Columnist Targeted By Ky. Board Sues

Parenting columnist John Rosemond
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LEXINGTON, Ky. -- John Rosemond has been dispensing parenting advice in his newspaper column since 1976, making him one of the longest-running syndicated columnists in the country. But some Kentucky authorities want to put him in a time out.

In May, Kentucky's attorney general and its Board of Examiners of Psychology told Rosemond his parenting column - which regularly offers old-school advice and shows little tolerance for any kind of parental coddling - amounts to the illegal practice of psychology.

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5:47 pm
Thu March 14, 2013

Reporter Pulled from Dem Club Meeting After McConnell Call

Lexington Herald Leader Journalist John Cheves

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Lexington Herald-Leader is denying claims Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell’s office pressured the newspaper to cancel a reporter's appearance at a Democratic club meeting.

Journalist John Cheves was invited to the Louisville Metropolitan Democratic Club this week to talk about an investigative series he wrote on McConnell in 2006.

The event caught the attention of McConnell’s office after it was promoted by the Kentucky Progress super PAC.

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1:49 pm
Mon November 26, 2012

Herald Leader To Begin Charging For Some Digital Content

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Visitors to the Lexington Herald-Leader’s website (kentucky.com) will no longer be allowed free unlimited access to stories after December 4th. 

Following the lead of the Courier-Journal, The Messenger, and other Kentucky papers, the Herald-Leader announced Monday it plans to put its mobile apps and part of its website, Kentucky.com, behind a pay wall.

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10:32 am
Tue July 24, 2012

Lexington Herald-Leader Making More Cuts

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky's second-largest newspaper has announced another round of job cuts and furloughs.

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