Kentucky Governor, Top Cop Spar Over Virus Restrictions (1)

April 28, 2020, 7:18 PM; Updated: April 28, 2020, 11:09 PM

Kentucky’s Republican attorney general and Democratic governor are at loggerheads over the governor’s order demanding that interstate travelers isolate themselves in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Attorney General Daniel Cameron on Monday filed a motion to switch sides and oppose Gov. Andy Beshear in a lawsuit filed by two residents. The suit in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky seeks to invalidate Beshear’s travel prohibition that requires a 14-day, self-quarantine period for anyone who violates the rules, and provides few exceptions, such as for...

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