4:26pm

Mon February 6, 2012
State Capitol

Judge Again Delays Decision on Filing Deadline

After a nearly three-hour hearing Monday on a legal challenge of Kentucky's new legislative district boundaries, Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd said he hopes to rule within a day or two so an appeal can occur quickly. Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd said if he does not rule by late Tuesday, he will extend a restraining order he issued last week that moved the election filing deadline for legislative candidates from Jan. 31 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/2012/02/06/2058157/judge-holds-hearing-on-legislative.html#storylink=cpy