THE KENTUCKY SUPREME COURT HAS AGREED TO TAKE UP GOVERNOR ANDY BESHEAR'S CHALLENGE OF NEWLY-PASSED LAWS... LIMITING HIS AUTHORITY TO RESPOND TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC.
And i'm veronica jean seltzer.
The kentucky supreme court has agreed to take up governor andy beshear's challenge of newly-passed laws... limiting his authority to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
That's tonight's top story at six.
L3: top story white ky supreme court to hear covid-related cases challenge to limiting governor's execu ... the laws curbing the governor's executive powers were passed by the gop-led legislature.... then temporarily blocked by a franklin county circuit judge after the governor filed a lawsuit.
The supreme court says it will take up that case.... as well as a second pandemic- related case.... involving the governor's challenge to a ruling by a scott county circuit judge.... that temporarily blocks the state from enforcing some of beshear's executive orders against several restaurants and breweries.
The court will hear arguments in both cases on june 10.
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