At around 7:30 p.m. on January 9, 2014, Bryan Willis and his then
girlfriend, Sara Moran, were sitting in a parked late model SUV on the side of
the road near a gravel pit in Leitchfield. Officer Jesse Townsend noticed them
as he came from the other direction and stopped to make sure everything was
okay. Willis then drove off. In response, Officer Townsend turned on his lights <... More...
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DEDRICK A. JACKSON V. COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY
In 2011, police received several anonymous tips that Dedrick Jackson
and his girlfriend, Anna Roberts, were selling drugs out of their apartment.
They set up surveillance of the apartment, during which officers observed
activity that, in their experience, was characteristic of drug trafficking,
including heavy visitor traffic to the apartment, brief visits, and suspicious
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JERRY JAMGOTCHIAN V. KENTUCKY HORSE RACING COMMISSION, ET AL
On May 21, 2011, Appellant Jerry Jamgotchian claimed Rochitta, a bay
filly, for $42,400 in a claiming race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
Foaled February 26, 2008 in Pennsylvania, Rochitta was first purchased at the
2009 Keeneland Yearling Sales in Lexington, Kentucky for $160,000 by Rabbah
Bloodstock. Prior to her debut at Churchill Downs, Rochitta had run
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United States of America v. Courtney Junior Noble
On the basis of a cooperating defendant’s
tip, a Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”) task force set up surveillance along an
interstate in eastern Kentucky, hoping to intercept members of a methamphetamine-trafficking
operation. After fits and starts, a member of the task force located a car suspected of
involvement with the operation. That task force member—Detective R... More...
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Tyreese Hall v. Gary Beckstrom
Tyreese Hall and his uncle beat a homeless man so
viciously that the man fell into a coma and died 53 days later. As a result, Hall and his uncle were
jointly tried and convicted of murder, first-degree robbery, and first-degree sodomy. After the
Kentucky Supreme Court denied Hall’s direct appeal, he filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus
in the Western District of Kentucky... More...
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Reubin Bailey v. Preserve Rural Roads of Madison County, Inc.
Appellant, Reubin Bailey, appeals from an opinion of the Court of Appeals affirming a summary judgment entered by the Madison Circuit Court that enjoined him from blocking a discontinued county road with a gate. Appellant argues that we should reverse the Court of Appeals because: 1) Appellees, Curtis Tate and an association known as Preserve Rural Roads of Madison County, Inc. (hereinafter "Rural... More...
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Amanda West v. Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson Foods, Inc., appeals the judgment entered on a jury award of compensatory and punitive damages in this sexual harassment and constructive discharge action brought under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and its state counterpart, the Kentucky Civil Rights Act. 42 U.S.C. § 2000e, et seq.; Ky. Rev. Stat. § 344.040. Tyson challenges the sufficiency of the evidence, the adequacy of the jury in... More...
$750000 (04-27-2010 - KY)
Northrup Properties, Inc. v. Chesapeake Appalachia, LLC
In 1968, the heirs of J. H. Northup, predecessors in interest to appellant Northup Properties, Inc. (“Northup”), executed an oil-and-gas lease of 4,327 acres in Kentucky (the “Lease”) to United Fuel and Gas Company, the predecessor in interest to appellee Chesapeake Appalachia, L.L.C. (“Chesapeake”). For nearly forty years, no lessee—including Chesapeake—marketed either oil or gas ... More...