Kentucky Governor proposes cuts to civil legal aid


Supreme Court justice and advocates fear Kentuckians will suffer from civil legal aid cuts in Governor Matt Bevin Bevin's budget proposal.
News Story (Kentucky)

Chris Williams
WHAS-TV (Louisville)
February 6, 2018
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Organizations mentioned/involved: Legal Aid of the Bluegrass (Kentucky)


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Legal advocates warn that a cut in Governor Matt Bevin’s budget proposal could limit civil legal help to thousands of Kentuckians including the elderly, veterans and domestic violence victims.

Tuesday, a State Supreme Court Justice made a plea to lawmakers to find the funds as the remaining members of the Kentucky High Court sat in the audience in support.