Drug court judge seeks emergency fund for participants in treatment program

By JOE SONKA | July 13, 2017 9:26 am JOE@INSIDERLOUISVILLE.COM District Court Judge Stephanie Pearce BurkeDistrict Court Judge Stephanie Pearce Burke says her speciality drug court in Jefferson County designed to steer criminal defendants toward addiction treatment instead of jail is producing good results, but it’s only at half-capacity and in need of discretionary funds to help participants … Continue reading Drug court judge seeks emergency fund for participants in treatment program

Attorneys on Louisville Metro Council Have Taken Double Oaths

Three Metro Council members have taken sworn oaths nearly identical to the one Democrat David James is being scrutinized about as a University of Louisville police officer. James has sworn to the Kentucky Constitution as a council member and as a major with the campus police department, which both include saying he has not “fought … Continue reading Attorneys on Louisville Metro Council Have Taken Double Oaths