Fired prosecutor sues former boss

source: https://www.lmpd.com/news/story.php?sid=735 Glenda Bradshaw, the former head of criminal prosecutions for the Jefferson County attorney's office, filed a wrongful termination lawsuit Monday against her former boss, alleging that he created a hostile work environment, discriminated against her because of her sex and retaliated against her for actions she took. Bradshaw also charges in her suit, filed … Continue reading Fired prosecutor sues former boss

Courier-Journal: Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell draws election rival from within City Hall

Phillip M. Bailey, @phillipmbaileyPublished 8:16 a.m. ET Sept. 14, 2017 | Updated 9:33 a.m. ET Sept. 14, 2017 Buy Photo (Photo: Sam Upshaw Jr./The CJ) Courier-Journal This story is developing and will be updated.. Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell will see a familiar face when he seeks re-election next year. Metro Councilman Brent Ackerson told the … Continue reading Courier-Journal: Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell draws election rival from within City Hall

Mike O’Connell, Jefferson County Attorney, and the Price of “Loyalty”.

by Michael Stevens “It is money, money, money! Not ideas, not principles, but money that reigns supreme in American politics.” Robert C. Byrd A recent op-ed from the Courier-Journal discussed how elected government officials in Jefferson County have expected their employees to contribute financially to their re-election coffers. For example, the Jefferson County Attorney’s office … Continue reading Mike O’Connell, Jefferson County Attorney, and the Price of “Loyalty”.

WDRB: When did mayor learn about LMPD sex abuse allegations? Police chief deposition raises questions

Posted: Nov 22, 2017 4:35 PM ESTUpdated: Nov 22, 2017 5:00 PM EST By Jason Riley Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has said multiple times in recent months that he first learned of sexual abuse allegations in the police department’s Explorer program in October 2016 – just before the scandal became public … Continue reading WDRB: When did mayor learn about LMPD sex abuse allegations? Police chief deposition raises questions

Courier-Journal: County attorney accused of ‘political stunt,’ he says 2 councilmen are breaking the law

Phillip M. Bailey, Louisville Courier JournalPublished 11:08 a.m. ET Feb. 16, 2018 | Updated 4:52 p.m. ET Feb. 16, 2018   (Photo: Courier-Journal) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 3COMMENTEMAILMORE Correction: A previous version of this story misstated the percentage fee Councilman Brent Ackerson said he took for the EMT case. This has been fixed. Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell is once … Continue reading Courier-Journal: County attorney accused of ‘political stunt,’ he says 2 councilmen are breaking the law