Kentucky Supreme Court to hear appeal in open meetings case involving property acquisition
The Kentucky Supreme Court will hear the case of Board of Commissioners of the city of Danville, Kentucky vs. Advocate Communications Inc., doing business as The Advocate-Messenger, at 9 a.m. Aug. 16.
The board went to the Kentucky Supreme Court after arguing the decision of the appeals court on the applicability of a law regarding open meetings and the deliberation of a potential purchase at a public auction.
The case stems from a private board of commissioners meeting to decide whether to buy property at a public auction.
Kentucky Supreme Court case number 2016-SC-000280-DG