court budgets en Kentucky courts budget strained <p>State spending on courthouse buildings is going up even as Kentucky's judicial system struggles to pay for day-to-day operations.&nbsp; Courthouses across the Commonwealth shut down September 4<sup>th</sup> for the second of three furlough days this year because of state budget cuts.&nbsp; Mon, 10 Sep 2012 13:40:42 +0000 The Associated Press & Todd Hatton 21893 at Kentucky courts budget strained