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27 Nov

Kentucky Prevailing Wage Law Statutes held Constitutional

By |November 27th, 2012|Local Government Blogs|

In TECO Mechanical Contractor, Inc. v. Com., Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet, et al., a case focused on prevailing wage law, the Kentucky Supreme Court resolved two constitutional challenges to Kentucky’s prevailing wage law statutes codified at KRS 337.505 – KRS 337.555.  The Court concluded that the law does not violate procedural due process in […]

16 Nov

Kentucky Supreme Court holds City Checkpoint Unconstitutional

By |November 16th, 2012|Local Government Blogs|

On April 26, in Joseph A. Singleton v. Commonwealth of Kentucky, the Kentucky Supreme Court held that a traffic checkpoint set up for the general purpose of enforcing a city ordinance is unconstitutional in violation of the Fourth Amendment.

To raise revenue, the City of Liberty passed an ordinance requiring all residents and employees obtain a […]

9 Oct

Welcome to our Local Government Blog!

By |October 9th, 2012|Local Government Blogs|

The Adams, Stepner, Woltermann & Dusing, PLLC Local Government Blog was created with you in mind. It will serve as a premier resource for all local government entities in and around Kentucky. Our attorneys are committed to providing timely and useful updates on legal issues that matter most to your organization. With over 100 years […]