Rain and a mix continues to work into eastern Kentucky as temps drop into the 30S. The next round of mix and snow slides in late this evening into tonight from the northwest.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Rumors and gossip may be ugly, but a court has found that those alone are not enough to support a sex discrimination case.
The Kentucky Court of Appeals on Friday turned away an appeal by a captain at the Louisville jail that rumors about her having a relationship with a superior officer thwarted her ability to be promoted quickly.
Dawn Thompson sued the Louisville Metro Department of corrections in 2009, saying repeated untrue stories about a romantic relationship between her and another officer at the jail kept her from being promoted sooner from lieutenant to captain.
Judge Kelly Thompson wrote that the gossip spread by co-workers may be offensive, but Dawn Thompson didn't provide any evidence to back up her claims.