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Louisville, Other Cities Struck by Violence, Riots for Second Night After Breonna Taylor Decision

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 25, 2020 at 1:00pm 9/25/2020 at 1:00pm
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Rioters struck Louisville and other cities for the second night of violence and mayhem after the Breonna Taylor grand jury decision.

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The Daily Caller Threatens to Sue Louisville PD After Arresting Two Reporters During Riots

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 3:00pm 9/24/2020 at 3:00pm
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The Daily Caller has threatened to sue the Louisville Police Department after officers arrested two of their reporters during the riots despite having press credentials.

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Riots Break Out in Louisville, Across the Country in Response to Breonna Taylor Ruling

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 9:00am 9/24/2020 at 9:00am
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Protests and riots immediately began in Louisville after a grand jury indicted only one officer in the Breonna Taylor case. They didn’t indict him for her death.

This led to the shootings of two officers in Louisville. Riots broke out in other cities as night fell.

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Violence Erupts, Two Police Officers Shot in Riots After Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Decision

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 7:00pm 9/23/2020 at 7:00pm
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It didn’t take long for Louisville to erupt after the grand jury only indicted one officer in the Breonna Taylor case. He wasn’t even indicted in her death.

Riots and protests started almost right after the indictment came out. Someone caught a U-Haul carrying signs and supplies.

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Grand Jury Indicts One Officer In Breonna Taylor Case, But Not for Her Death

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 3:00pm 9/23/2020 at 3:00pm
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A grand jury indicted former officer Brett Hankison “on charges of wanton endangerment in the first degree” in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor.

A witness corroborated that it was not a no-knock warrant.

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College President Apologizes After Campus Crime Alert Includes ‘Black’ in Suspect Description

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 11:30am 9/13/2020 at 11:30am

People are no longer allowed to include race in a criminal suspect’s description? This is absurd.

The College Fix reports:

College president apologizes for campus crime alert which had ‘black’ in suspect description

About a week after Ohio State faced a 100-person-strong protest for a campus crime alert which identified...

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ACLU Official Attacks Transylvania University for Admitting Nick Sandmann as a Student

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 9:00am 9/9/2020 at 9:00am
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Nicholas Sandmann, the young man who was smeared by the media for the sin of wearing a MAGA hat, and ended up speaking at the 2020 Republican National Convention, has been accepted as a student at Transylvania University in Kentucky.

As a result, an official at the ACLU is now attacking the...

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Sullivan University to Offer ‘Introduction to Cannabis Studies’ Course

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 2:00pm 8/11/2020 at 2:00pm

This subject used to be kind of funny, but it’s actually a flourishing industry these days.

WDRB News reports:

Sullivan University announces ‘Introduction to Cannabis Studies’ course

Cannabis is on the syllabus at a local university.

Sullivan University has announced that it will offer an “Introduction to Cannabis Studies” course online for the Fall 2020...

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University Soccer Players Dismissed From Team for Organizing a Party

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 1:30pm 8/9/2020 at 1:30pm

We will probably see many situations like this in the coming school year.

CNN reports:

Three dismissed from University of Louisville men’s soccer team after organizing a party

Three University of Louisville men’s soccer players have been dismissed from the team after organizing a party amid the coronavirus pandemic, the school’s athletics department said...

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Louisville, KY: Cuban Community Rallies In Support Of Cuban Restaurant After BLM Issues “List of Demands”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 6:00pm 8/2/2020 at 6:00pm
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A rather alarming situation is developing in Louisville, Kentucky, in which local businesses are allegedly being issued demands from Black Lives Matter (BLM) activists and told that if they don’t meet the demands, their business might be “f*cked with.”

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Authorities Arrest Frequent Protester Accused of Killing Louisville Photographer During Breonna Taylor Protest

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 29, 2020 at 6:30pm 6/29/2020 at 6:30pm
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Authorities have arrested Steven Nelson Lopez, 23, for allegedly killing Louisville photographer Tyler Gerth. They charged him “with one count of murder and one count of wanton endangerment first degree.”

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U. Kentucky Fires Cheerleading Coaches After Hazing and Nudity Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 12:00pm 5/19/2020 at 12:00pm

Naked cheerleaders and alcohol-fueled mayhem? This sounds like the plot of a 1980’s comedy film.

CNN reports:

University of Kentucky fires cheerleading coaches after hazing and nudity investigation

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Federal Appeals Court Bars Kentucky From Banning Drive-Up Church Services

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 5:30pm 5/3/2020 at 5:30pm
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We have followed several court cases involving bans on drive-in church services, including on in Louisville, Kentucky, and another in Greenville, Mississippi. We addressed likely litigation in the age of pandemic at our April 26, 2020, live event, Constitutional Rights in the Age of Government Overreach.

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University of Kentucky Furloughing 1,700 Workers Due to Coronavirus Crisis

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 24, 2020 at 10:00am 4/24/2020 at 10:00am

It’s amazing how many schools were already so financially fragile that they’ve had to react to this so quickly.

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Gov’t Gone Wild: Controversy Swirls over Michigan Governor Order on Non-Essential Purchases

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 12, 2020 at 7:00pm 4/12/2020 at 7:00pm
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Recently I documented numerous examples of government overreach during the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic. Did you think that would end? Nope.

Here are some more examples from Michigan, Kentucky, and Virginia.

 

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University of Louisville Researching How Tobacco Plant Could Help Fight Coronavirus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 3, 2020 at 12:00pm 4/3/2020 at 12:00pm

This is the sort of positive contribution universities can make at this time. Many of them have great scientific resources.

WVLT News reports:

Kentucky university studying to see if tobacco plant could play role in fighting COVID-19

The University of Louisville is doing research on the tobacco plant, and it could be a game...

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Supreme Court Declines to Hear Kentucky Abortion Ultrasound Law

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 9, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/9/2019 at 1:00pm
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