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KY Equine Education Project responds to suspension of H-2B work visas, a blow to horse industry

The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP) released the following response to President Donald Trump’s announcement that no new H-2B visas would be issued in 2020: “On Monday, June 22, 2020, President Trump issued an order that extends the federal government’s suspension of new H-2B visas, as well as other work visas, through the end of the year. This order, as with the previous...

Kentucky Supreme Court extends suspension of in-person court services through May 31

With the COVID-19 state of emergency still in place in Kentucky and nationwide, the Supreme Court has extended the effective date of the order that governs court operations during the pandemic.  Administrative Order 2020-22, dated April 14, replaces in its entirety Administrative Order 2020-16, dated April 1. John D. Minton Jr. The effective date of the order has been extended from May 1 to May 31. The...