Change in Kentucky Drug Rules Could Trigger Lawsuit

The Kentucky Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) could file a lawsuit to prevent implementation of a new race-day medication policy in the state.

Kentucky Gov. Ernie Fletcher signed the more restrictive rules Aug. 19 under an emergency order. The Kentucky Horse Racing Authority  (KHRA) gave final approval to the new policy Aug. 15, and a day later,

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