10, Mar 2014 - Baton Rouge, LA Louisianas legislative session will include gay rights issues
Boosted by victories in federal courts around the country, Louisiana gay rights advocates will have reason to pay close attention to the coming legislative session.
07, Mar 2014 - Pro-Vitter PAC challenges La. campaign donor limit
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A super PAC supporting Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday, challenging the state's donor limits on political action committees as an unconstitutional restriction on political speech. The Fund for Louisiana's Future is asking a New Orleans-based federal judge to ...
07, Mar 2014 - Baton Rouge, LA Inmate's family files wrongful death lawsuit
The father of a man who died inside a Louisiana jail has filed a lawsuit in federal court against the sheriff's office and emergency medical services.
07, Mar 2014 - Leesville, LA Blind vendors, Jindal's office spar over trust
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A legal battle over the delivery of food services at a Louisiana military base has led to $365,000 in attorney bills for the state. It's also sparked a feud between the Jindal administration and a group of legally blind vendors. The Advocate reports ...
07, Mar 2014 - La. seeks to hide purchase site for execution drugs
BATON ROUGE â€” State prison officials are asking to keep secret the seller and manufacturer of the two drugs the Louisiana State Penitentiary has stockpiled for its next execution, which could come later this year.
06, Mar 2014 - Louisiana, MoveOn group tangle over political billboard
Louisiana and a national left-leaning political group may be headed to court over a Baton Rouge area billboard that criticizes Gov. Bobby Jindal. Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne sent a cease-and-desist order to MoveOn on Thursday, asking the advocacy organization to...
06, Mar 2014 - Orleans, LA Rapper Lilâ€™ Boosie Released From Prison
Torrance Hatch, more commonly known as Lil Boosie, was released from Louisiana State Penitentiary on Wednesday night. A press conference is scheduled on March 10. The schedule for the Baton Rouge rapperâ€™s release was slated for May, but Lil Boose â€¦
06, Mar 2014 - West Feliciana, LA Lil Boosie's Jail Release Details Unlocked: "It's A Blessing For Him To Be Home"
Hours after the unexpected release of Baton Rouge rapper Lil Boosie, new details on his departure from the Louisiana State Penitentiary have surfaced online. [Visit SOHH.com for more information]
11, Dec 2013 - Lafayette, LA Lafayette Man Arrested for Distributing Child Pornography
A Lafayette man has been arrested and charged with distributing pornography involving juveniles, announced the Louisiana Attorney General's High Technology Crime Unit. 51-year-old Wayne Weilbacher, of 204 Silver Creek Drive, was arrested today as part of a joint investigation involving the Attorney General's High Technology Crime Unit, East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney's Office ...