Large moonshine operation busted in Louisville

LMPD investigators said they visited the location on an unrelated investigation. That’s when they noticed the stills and called Louisville Metro’s Alcoholic Beverage Control.Turns out, ABC officers had been watching the alleged operation since June, waiting for the right time to make a move.Tuesday, they said they went in with a warrant and found an …

Marijuana firms in cloudy haze over banking woes

(Reuters) - Zach Lazarus, chief executive officer of A Green Alternative, a marijuana dispensary in San Diego, California, has lost count every time he re-opened a bank account after it was closed because of his connection to the cannabis industry. Lazarus has had to play a game of “whack-a-mole” with banks, likening his frustrations to …

There are three ways to revoke a US president’s executive orders, and they rarely succeed

On Monday (Jan. 30), Sally Yates was fired from her position as acting US attorney general almost immediately after instructing the justice department not to defend president Donald Trump’s new immigration policies in court. Yates said she was not convinced that defending the executive order that establishes those policies was consistent with her responsibility to …

"Saving Sable" – Help this child realize that there are good people in this World who DO care…

Hello my name is Sable. I am 3 1/2 year oid chocolate Labrador retriever. I was hit by a car and I need surgery done. without the surgery I won't live. it's a $1000 for the surgery. please everyone keep her in your prayers donations can be sent to Lakeside Animal  Health 6641 Scottsville Road …

I was a pot smoking, dread locked, skirt wearing, deadhead white freak driving a Arizona licensed Ford panel van

    Galen P Dively III Yesterday at 2:01am · Open Letter to Randy Brock, Republican Candidate for Lieutenant Governor, in response to his open letter to David Zuckerman, Democratic Candidate for Lieutenant Governor. Dear Randy, Combating racism and bigotry requires the guts to call it out in the open. Leadership and Maturity? That's debatable. …

We, the people of America, demand reform of ; Kentucky Cabinet for Families and Children

Among Bevin's campaign pledges was that he would reform the cabinet's social services agency. By:  Robin Rider-Osborne·Sunday, January 31, 2016 KENTUCKY REPRESENTATIVE EMAIL ADDRESSES AND ANNOUNCEMENT LETTER / ALL STATE PARTICIPATION. Copy and paste letter to email addresses listed below; Bulk email dump at bottom of page for one letter bulk sending. We, the people …

What Happened To Gynnya McMillen?

A week after Gynnya McMillen died at the Lincoln Valley Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, police have yet to release a cause of death. The 16-year-old girl was found unresponsive in her holding cell on Monday, January 11th. McMillen had only been in the detention center for 24 hours following an altercation in …

KY: Iraqi convicted in plot to aid terrorists gets court hearing

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP)-- An Iraqi refugee serving a life sentence for terror-related convictions is getting a court date in Kentucky to argue that he was poorly represented by his attorney. Mohanad Hammadi says in court records that his lawyer, James Earhart, pressured him into pleading guilty without advising him of an offer from prosecutors …

My reply to the "Opinion" From December 30, 2015 or "pot Should Stay Illegal In Kentucky"…

  Above:  Mary Thomas-Spears talks with Sen. Perry Clark at the "Comfy Tree Symposium" in Louisville in 2014   To:  Bowling Green Daily News,          813 College Street P.O. Box 90012 Bowling Green, KY 42102 Website Link Opinions:  "Pot should stay illegal in Kentucky" From:  Rev. Mary L. Thomas-Spears, Bowling Green, Kentucky  42101 Dear "Pot …

KY Omnibus alcohol bill passes Senate committee

News Release January 12, 2016 Omnibus alcohol bill passes Senate committee FRANKFORT – A push to modernize the state’s 1930s-era alcohol regulations to maximize the economic impact of a worldwide thirst for bourbon and birth of the craft beer and small-farm wine industries in Kentucky continues during this year’s General Assembly. Setting it up to …

Many ways for citizens to follow (Kentucky) General Assembly’s 2016 session

For Immediate Release January 5, 2016 FRANKFORT – When the Kentucky Senate and House of Representatives are gaveled into order at noon today, Kentuckians will have many ways to stay connected to action throughout the 2016 legislative session. The Kentucky Legislature Home Page (www.lrc.ky.gov) is updated daily to provide the latest legislative information. Web surfers …

If Kentucky wants to pass br 161 "the Cannabis Freedom Act", you must do this now…

Left:  Link to USMjParty Kentucky Above: Link to Facebook Page of the "Kentucky Cannabis Freedom Coalition" Because of the "Origination Clause" in the U.S. Constitution there must be a Representative to submit a "Companion Bill" in order for it to move forward because this clause says that all bills for raising revenue must start in …

111 of 120 Kentucky counties to hold caucuses on March 5

The Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. All but nine of Kentucky's counties will hold a caucus on March 5 as the state divides its delegates for the Republican presidential nomination. The Republican Party of Kentucky announced 111 of the state's 120 counties will hold caucuses on March 5. Registered Republican voters in the other nine counties …

Kentucky "Cannabis Freedom Act" Summary

Kentucky Cannabis Freedom Coalition·Saturday, December 12, 2015   Cannabis Freedom Act Summary Section 1 (New Section of KRS Chapter 245) Definitions Section 2 (New Section of KRS Chapter 245) Personal possession, use, and cultivation limits Persons 21 years and older may: Possess up to 1 ounce of cannabis on their person; Cultivate up to 5 …