23, Apr 2014 - Caddo, LA Louisiana senator wants to ease penalty for pot possession
One Louisiana senator said law enforcement might be making a mountain out of a marijuana mole hill, leveling hefty punishments for small crimes.
04, Apr 2014 - Caddo, LA Free after 30 years on death row
Inmate walks from a Louisiana prison after he is exonerated of charges that he killed a man in 1983.
04, Apr 2014 - Caddo, LA Glenn Ford: After 30 years on death row, inmate walks free after wrongful conviction overturned
One of the United States' longest-serving prisoners on death row was freed from a Louisiana prison after he was exonerated of charges that he killed a man in 1983.
03, Apr 2014 - Lafayette, LA Prosecutors to vacate murder conviction, death sentence of Glenn Ford
Caddo Parish prosecutors on Thursday filed a motion to vacate the first-degree murder conviction and death sentence of Glenn Ford. Ford has been on death row at Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola since his sentencing in March 1985.
01, Apr 2014 - Caddo, LA Man who spent decades on La. death row is freed
ANGOLA, La. (AP) — A state District Court judge has vacated a Caddo Parish man's murder conviction and death sentence and ordered the man's release from Louisiana's maximum security prison at Angola, where he spent the past 30 years.
01, Apr 2014 - Louisiana inmate released after 30 years on death row
By Omar Villafranca CADDO PARISH, La. (CBS/WAFB) -- A man who spent 30 years on death row for the murder of a jeweler walked out of prison a free man Tuesday. Glenn Ford, 64, of Caddo Parish, left the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola after a judge signed an order vacating his first-degree murder conviction and death sentence. ...
01, Apr 2014 - Caddo, LA On Death Row For 30 Years, Now a Free Man
A Louisiana man on death row , who has maintained his innocence for over 30 years, has been released from prison. Glenn Ford, 64, walked out of a maximum security prison in Angola, La. Tuesday, after a Louisiana District Court …