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08 Jun What we believe.

At Helmers+Associates, we are unabashedly anti-racist. We continue to be committed to fighting for fair and equal treatment of all races by our legal system. We stand firmly with the Black community in its fight to overcome the historic injustices it has suffered, and we pledge to...

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Horses racing at the 150th Kentucky Derby

16 May Horse Races and Round Ups

The first Friday in May is the Kentucky Oaks race day. Louisville dockets are typically light, and local schools are closed. Kentuckians are having brunch and getting the mint julep fixings from local liquor vendors. Despite all of that, it was business as usual for...

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a old newspaper ad for a double barrelled shotgun

25 Apr Double-Barrelled Court of Appeals Round Up

This Round-Up is double-barrelled with highlights from the minutes of the Court of Appeals from April 12 and April 19. Tune back in tomorrow for another Round Up post! April 12 Jaswinder Singh v. Harvinder Kaur, 2022-CA-0855 In an appeal from Daviess County, the Court of Appeals affirmed...

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The Supremes (three Black women) singing into mics with their hands out in front of them.

14 Mar Bonus Round Up: “Where Did Our Case Go?” by the KY Supremes

The Kentucky Supreme Court (hereinafter "The Supremes") issued an Opinion on child custody jurisdiction this morning. The decision is based on the application of the Unified Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA), which the Supremes acknowledge was "enacted with the intent to ‘discourage jurisdictional controversies...

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