Monthly Archives: May 2018

Supreme Court won’t hear appeal of restrictive Arkansas abortion law

Supreme Court won’t hear appeal of restrictive Arkansas abortion law

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By The Washington Post

 

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Tuesday (May 29) turned down a challenge to a restrictive Arkansas law that for now will end the […]

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Louisiana House votes to allow more guns at schools, universities

Louisiana House votes to allow more guns at schools, universities

 

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By Julia O’Donoghue

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NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

The Louisiana House voted 59-36 Wednesday (May 2) to allow visitors to carry guns at K-12 schools and […]

By |May 9th, 2018|Law Changes, Legal News|0 Comments

Louisiana may expand use of prison labor to state construction projects

Louisiana may expand use of prison labor to state construction projects

 

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By Julia O’Donoghue

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NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

A Louisiana Senate committee voted 3-2 Tuesday (May 8) to allow state prisoners to work on construction projects and […]

By |May 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Read LaToya Cantrell’s mayoral inaugural speech

Read LaToya Cantrell’s mayoral inaugural speech

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By Kevin Litten

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NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell delivered an inaugural speech after being sworn in Monday (May 7). The remarks, as prepared for delivery, are […]

By |May 9th, 2018|Blog, New Orleans Local News|0 Comments

Despite opioid crisis, Louisiana may cut drug treatment options  

Despite opioid crisis, Louisiana may cut drug treatment options

 

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By Julia O’Donoghue

julia_odonoghue@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

Louisiana is in the middle of an opioid crisis, but a pervasive state budget shortfall may lead the state to […]

By |May 7th, 2018|Blog, Drugs, Legal News|0 Comments

Cantrell’s top aide promises ‘fresh, new, dynamic ideas’ for New Orleans

Cantrell’s top aide promises ‘fresh, new, dynamic ideas’ for New Orleans

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By Beau Evans

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NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

By his own admission, Gilbert Montano says he does not fit the “archetype” of a chief administrative officer. […]

By |May 4th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

New Orleans aims to lower jail population with new risk-assessment tool

New Orleans aims to lower jail population with new risk-assessment tool

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By Laura McKnight

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

A new risk-assessment tool, to take effect this summer, is expected to help lower the incarceration rate in […]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments