Rep. Jared Bauman

Advocates oppose Louisville anti-crime bill, saying it would increase incarcerations

BY: - January 16, 2024

Critics of an omnibus anti-crime bill filed by Louisville GOP lawmakers said on Tuesday the state should instead make investments to help keep Kentuckians out of jail — not send more of them to prison.  House Bill 5, dubbed the “Safer Kentucky Act” by sponsors, is a priority piece of Republican legislation that has undergone […]