family court http://wkms.org en Judicial Districts Could be Part of Legislative Redistricting http://wkms.org/post/judicial-districts-could-be-part-legislative-redistricting <p>When Kentucky Gov. Steve&nbsp;Beshear called a special session this month of legislative redistricting, he left open the possibility that judicial districts could be addressed, as well.&nbsp;</p><p>The Kentucky Supreme Court last year certified the need for two family court judgeships in Daviess county.&nbsp; Chief Justice John Minton says family court positions have not made it into the budget in previous sessions.</p><p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 19:50:36 +0000 Lisa Autry (KPR) 33924 at http://wkms.org Judicial Districts Could be Part of Legislative Redistricting Lindsey Harlan Speaks on Helping Children Through CASA http://wkms.org/post/lindsey-harlan-speaks-helping-children-through-casa <p>Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASAs are volunteers who are trained to help in cases of child abuse and neglect. Volunteers observe children first hand and report back to the court to help judges make the best decision in family court cases. Kentucky has 2o CASA programs. In 2010, they served a little over 2,000 children. Funding for these programs comes from donations and grants, and directly contributes to how many children they may serve.&nbsp; Tue, 11 Sep 2012 17:00:50 +0000 Angela Hatton 21964 at http://wkms.org Lindsey Harlan Speaks on Helping Children Through CASA