While the success of the integration of community solar gardens with energy assistance programs is still yet to be determined, the odds favor solar energy being a more nationally widespread energy option for low-income households in the future.
The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission (“KHRC”) must make an important decision by November 1, 2019. This decision comes after a battle between Chuch Hill Downs and Turfway park ensued earlier this year over the rights to host horse racing in Northern Kentucky. In this blog post, staffer Tommy Staffieri analyzes the ramifications of awarding Turfway race days against the proposed Churchill Downs’ New Latonia facility.
Horse racing, long a Kentucky staple, is known for its glamour and intense competition. However, injuries to thoroughbreds have cast a spotlight on a difficult issue: safety. In this blog post, Zachary explores a new hope to increasing the safety of horses and jockeys alike, the standing MRI.
In this post, 2L staffer Emily Allender discusses Harlan County miners’ fight for back wages. Allender addresses the legal challenges these workers face and questions whether big coal companies should profit from uncompensated work.
LG&E wants to build a pipeline to better serve residents of Bullitt County, Kentucky. However, a recent pipeline explosion in the state has some questioning just how safe pipelines really are. Considering the potential environmental damage, is a new pipeline the best thing for Kentucky’s citizens?
Hemp related products have become very popular in recent years. This is particularly promising for Kentucky, as dwindling tobacco sales have left farmers with less income. Can hemp be the savior that some are saying it will be for the state?