Posted 5:52 PM 12/11/2013 by AP
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal jury on Wednesday acquitted a former New Orleans police officer of fatally shooting a man without justification outside a strip mall in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath. Jurors for David Warren's retrial deliberated for 12 hours over two days before (More)...
Posted 6:27 PM 12/10/2013 by KATC
Today, the Shreveport City Council passed the Shreveport Fairness Ordinance with a vote of 6-1.
In Louisiana, and 29 other states, there are no state or federal protections in place to prevent someone from being fired, evicted or denied service just because of who they are or who they (More)...More Stories from 12/10/2013
Posted 5:28 PM 12/9/2013 by AP
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Doctors who steer Medicaid patients into specific health insurance plans could face heavy sanctions under an emergency rule the state started this month. Calder Lynch, chief of staff for the state's health agency, says the policy is needed to make sure Medicaid (More)...More Stories from 12/9/2013
Posted 12:53 PM 12/8/2013 by katc
A Franklinton resident is dead after an early morning two vehicle crash in Washington Parish. Troopers say it happened at 6:00 am on LA 25. Troopers say a 2010 Ford F-150 occupied by Charles Toon of Foxworth, Ms.and Teresa Minarik of Franklinton was traveling northbound on LA 25. At that time (More)...