Representative John Arnold

Politics
11:00 am
Mon December 2, 2013

Candidates Prepare For Next Week's 7th District Special Election

The two candidates looking to fill former state representative John Arnold’s 7th district legislative seat have a week before voters decide who heads to Frankfort.  

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Politics
2:45 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Voters Confused About Who Can Cast Ballots in District 7 Special Election

Some Kentucky voters don't know if they can vote in the upcoming special election to replace 7th district State Rep. John Arnold because of new district boundaries.

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Government
1:08 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Judge to Decide Who Can Be Named As Defendants in Fmr Rep. Arnold Sexual Harassment Case

Credit Jonathan Meador/Kentucky Public Radio

A Franklin Circuit Court Judge will decide which parties can be named in a sexual harassment lawsuit against the state and a former Kentucky lawmaker.

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Government
3:29 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

Kentucky State Senators To Undergo Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training

Credit Kentucky Senate courtesy Commonwealth of Kentucky

Kentucky state senators will be required to undergo sexual harassment training before the start of next year’s legislative session.  

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Government
10:22 am
Wed November 13, 2013

Kentucky Lawmakers Hire Firm to Represent LRC in Harassment Lawsuits

Lawmakers unanimously approved a contract today to hire attorneys to represent a state agency in a pair of sexual harassment lawsuits.

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Government
12:39 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

First Hearing for Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against John Arnold Considers Who are Defendants

Credit Jonathan Meador/Kentucky Public Radio

The first hearing in the sexual harassment lawsuit against former state Rep. John Arnold and elements of Kentucky state government revolved Wednesday around determining which parties should be accused.

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Politics
6:52 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Candidates Prepare For Special Election

Republican Suzanne Miles and Democrat Kim Humphrey will square off for the House seat vacated by former Representative John Arnold, who resigned after being accused of sexual harassment. Gov. Steve Beshear scheduled the election for Dec 10.

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Government
3:32 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Kentucky Legislative Ethics Commission Finds Probable Cause in John Arnold Sexual Harassment Claims

FRANKFORT — Kentucky’s highest ethics panel has found merit in a trio of sexual harassment complaints filed against a former state lawmaker.

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Politics
4:18 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Special Election Set for Dec. 10 to Replace Arnold

Credit Legislative Research Commission Public Information

Gov. Steve Beshear has set a special election for Dec. 10 to replace former Democratic state Rep. John Arnold of Sturgis.

Arnold resigned last month after being accused of sexual harassment. Legislative Research Commission staffers Yolanda Costner and Cassaundra Cooper allege Arnold touched them inappropriately and made vulgar comments.

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Government
6:36 am
Thu October 10, 2013

KY Panel May Broaden Sexual Harassment Probe

Former Rep. John Arnold
Credit Legislative Research Commission Public Information

A select committee investigating sexual harassment complaints against a former lawmaker will consider sending letters to all legislative staffers inviting them to come forward with grievances.

Members of the panel will vote on that proposal from Republican state Representative Robert Benvenuti next Wednesday.

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