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Sebastian Torres to give lecture, ‘Free Speech in the Age of Donald Trump,’ at Campbellsville University

By Scarlett Birge Campbellsville University Sebastian Torres, president of the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies, will speak at the first Kentucky Heartland Institute on Public Policy (KHIPP) event of the fall semester at Campbellsville University on Sept. 17. Torres will elaborate on “Free Speech in the Age of Donald Trump” at 5:30 p.m. in the Badgett Academic Support Center...

NKU expanding early-enrollment program for Chase College of Law, adds EKU to its accelerated program

Northern Kentucky University is expanding an early-enrollment program at Salmon P. Chase College of Law to reach more students in Kentucky. The Chase 3+3 Accelerated Law Program, which combines a final year of undergraduate study with a first year of law school, is now available to undergraduate students at Eastern Kentucky University (EKU), as well as those at Northern Kentucky University and two...

H. Trigg Mitchell named vice president of Pikeville-based Community Trust Investment Company

H. Trigg Mitchell has joined Community Trust and Investment Company’s Wealth and Trust Management (WTM) team as Vice President, Relationship Officer for Private Wealth Services, CTIC president and CEO Andy D. Waters announced Wednesday. H. Trigg Mitchell (Photo by Mark Mahan) As a key member of Private Wealth Services, Mr. Mitchell’s responsibilities include overseeing client relationships, administering...

NKY’s Joy Kramer sworn in as chief judge of KY Court of Appeals; elected by fellow judges

Judge Joy Kramer sworn in as chief judge by current Chief Judge Glenn Acree Judge Joy A. Kramer of Northern Kentucky was sworn as chief judge of the Kentucky Court of Appeals for a term beginning July 1. Judge Kramer was sworn in by current Chief Judge Glenn E. Acree in the courtroom of the Court of Appeals building in Frankfort.   Judge Kramer was elected by her fellow Court of Appeals judges to...