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‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses Kentucky’s juvenile justice system


‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses Kentucky’s juvenile justice system

For Release: 01/23/23 8:24 AM

On Kentucky Tonight, airing Monday, Jan. 23, at 8/7 pm, Renee Shaw hosts a discussion about Kentucky’s juvenile justice system. Scheduled guests include:

  • State Sen. Whitney Westerfield, Republican from Fruit Hill and Senate Judiciary Committee Chair
  • State Rep. Jason Nemes, Republican from Louisville and House Majority Whip
  • State Rep. Nima Kulkarni, Democrat from Louisville
  • State Rep. Keturah Herron, Democrat from Louisville 
  • Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates
  • Josh Crawford, director of Criminal Justice Initiatives at the Georgia Center for Opportunity

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