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American Bar Association Rates Amy Coney Barrett ‘Well Qualified’

By | Been Written Contributing Writer | Telegraph Local The American Bar Association says Judge Amy Coney Barrett is well qualified to serve on the Supreme Court. The group says its evaluation is based on “the qualities of integrity, professional competence, and judicial temperament” according to US News. The “well-qualified” status wasn’t unanimous; the letter […]

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Establishment Foreign Policy Officials Endorse Biden

A group of former national security officials has endorsed Democratic nominee Joe Biden for president, The Hill reported.  Included in the group are 70 Republicans. The group calls itself National Security Leaders for Biden and is made up of career government officials and some former military officers.  The group wrote in an open letter that President Trump […]

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Breonna Taylor’s Family Demands Kentucky AG Release Grand Jury Transcripts

By | Been Written Contributing Writer | Telegraph Local Breonna Taylor’s family is demanding the release of grand jury proceeding transcripts after a Kentucky grand jury indicted one officer for endangering Taylor’s neighbors during the police shooting that resulted in her death, according to ABC News. “Release the transcript so we can have transparency,” Taylor […]

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Suspected Gunman Identified In Shooting Of Two Louisville Officers

Larynzo Johnson, 26, was identified as a suspect in the shooting of two Louisville police officers and taken into custody, according to the Louisville Police Department. Interim Police Chief Robert Schroeder said that the shootings occurred around 8:30 PM. Schroeder also held a news conference: Police say Johnson intentionally used a handgun to fire multiple […]

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Demonstrations in Louisville after Grand Jury Decision in Breonna Taylor Case

Protests erupted in Louisville, Kentucky after a grand jury’s decision in the case of 3 police officers accused in the death of a young black woman.  A curfew has been imposed in the city and other precautions are being undertaken to maintain order. A Jefferson County grand jury indicted Officer Brett Hankison on 3 counts of […]

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Committees Release Interim Report On Hunter Biden, Burisma Probe

An interim report on Hunter Biden’s work for Ukrainian gas company Burisma Holdings during his father Joe Biden’s time as vice president was finally released by Senate Republicans, according to a NY Post report. The committees also said they obtained records from the US Treasury Department that “show potential criminal activity relating to transactions among […]

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Brett Hankenson charged with Breonna Taylor Murder

Bart Smith Editor in Chief Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old African-American woman, was fatally shot by Louisville Metro Police Department officers Jonathan Mattingly, Brett Hankison, and Myles Cosgrove on March 13, 2020. Three plainclothes LMPD officers entered her apartment in Louisville, Kentucky, executing a no-knock search warrant. Today, one officer will face criminal charges for actions […]