07/23/14 07:04 PM
SHREVEPORT, La. (Legal Newsline) – A Louisiana federal judge has rejected the “every exposure” theory in an asbestos lawsuit and granted summary judgment to four defendants, concluding that the plaintiffs’ expert’s testimony is “internally inconsistent.” Judge Tom Stagg...
By Kevin McGill | 07/09/14 10:17 AM
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his conviction on bribery, money laundering and other corruption charges.
By Rebecca Berg | 07/02/14 02:02 PM
The residual angst from the kissing scandal, which tarnished Vance McAllister's family values brand, might be only one of the serious challenges the Louisiana Republican faces.
07/02/14 01:45 PM
HOUMA, La. (Legal Newsline) – If elected, a Republican U.S. Senate candidate is promising to “pop the door off the hinges” of his Washington office. On Tuesday Rob Maness, a retired Air Force colonel, released his “Contract With Louisiana.” The 12-point contract promises an array of...
By David Vitter | 06/25/14 05:00 PM
If there's one takeaway from the John Beale saga, it's that our federal bureaucracy has grown far too powerful, and there's not nearly enough oversight and transparency to keep it in check.
By Melinda Deslatte | 06/17/14 08:45 AM
Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter on Monday left open the possibility of expanding Louisiana's Medicaid program to cover more of the working poor.
By Philip Klein | 07/28/14
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By Charles Hoskinson | 07/28/14
By Paul Bedard | 07/28/14