fair housing http://wkms.org en Afternoon Round-Up 6/20/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-62012 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong>Advocates for prisoners have long argued that confinement conditions in prisons violate the constitutional ban on cruel and unusual punishment. On Tuesday, they made their case before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee, complete with a<a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/06/19/155369432/senators-get-time-in-solitary-confinement"> replica prison cell</a> in the hearing room.</p><p><strong>Four Rivers Region:</strong></p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 20:16:32 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18458 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 6/20/12 Murray Hosts LGBT Fair Housing Workshop http://wkms.org/post/murray-hosts-lgbt-fair-housing-workshop <p>Murray hosts the first of three Kentucky fair housing workshops today, focusing on the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 17:56:18 +0000 Angela Hatton 18455 at http://wkms.org Murray Hosts LGBT Fair Housing Workshop Fair Housing Workshops for LGBT Community http://wkms.org/post/fair-housing-workshops-lgbt-community The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights is offering education workshops on fair housing to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals across the commonwealth this week.<p>The commission is working with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to present the workshops. Mon, 18 Jun 2012 16:07:03 +0000 Devin Katayama 18418 at http://wkms.org