Rand Paul Considers Severe Punishment For Socialist Neighbor

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has hired a personal injury attorney after an assault at his home in Bowling Green earlier this month.

Thomas Kerrick, of the firm Kerrick Bachert Law, is representing the Republican senator, Newsweek reported.

Neither Kerrick nor his office would comment to Newsweek about the case, whether a lawsuit is in the works or a motive in the incident.

Paul returned to the Senate on Monday after the assault by his neighbor Rene Boucher left him with six fractured ribs.

Read more at Roll Call.