Law

Scoot
July 10, 2018 - 3:11 pm
Nominating Supreme Court justices is one of the most monumental decisions presidents make during their time in office. Last night, President Donald Trump made his second Supreme Court nomination, which could have a lasting impact on the High Court for decades. President Trump nominated Judge Brett...
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USA TODAY
June 26, 2018 - 9:26 am
(AP) — The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Donald Trump's ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries, rejecting a challenge that it discriminated against Muslims or exceeded his authority. The 5-4 decision Tuesday is the court's first substantive ruling on a Trump administration...
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Newell Normand
June 22, 2018 - 11:05 am
There has been a ton of outrage over illegal immigration in recent days. So let’s talk about the TRUTH when it comes to illegal border crossings and this zero tolerance policy. Here are some of Newell Normand’s HOT TAKES : Fact of the matter is that it’s illegal to cross the border. When they...
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Scoot
May 16, 2018 - 11:53 am
Should everything be community property in a divorce? A sad story about divorce convinces me that not everything should be “community property.” Kurt Cobain’s 25-year-old daughter, Francis Bean, lost her father’s iconic guitar in her divorce from her ex-husband, Isaiah Silva. This was the guitar...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 10, 2018 - 7:45 am
The state Senate has approved a bill designed to make it clear that bestiality is illegal in Louisiana. A law on the books prohibits "crimes against nature," but it also outlaws so-called sodomy and was ruled unconstitutional in 2003. New Orleans Senator JP Morrell says it's important that the...
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Jim Hanzo
April 04, 2018 - 10:45 pm
New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and three others wounded, including a 2-year-old in Algiers. It happened this evening in the 3300 block of Gardent Oaks Drive in Algiers. NOPD reported late tonight that two men, a woman and the child suffered apparent gunshot...
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March 27, 2018 - 9:05 am
(AP) - A Louisiana public school teacher accused of banging a 6-year-old's head against a brick wall multiple times and throwing the boy in the air has been arrested. News outlets report 48-year-old Gregory Bonvillian, a teacher at Park Forest Elementary School in Baton Rouge, was charged with...
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Jim Hanzo
March 26, 2018 - 8:24 pm
Northshore District Attorney, Warren Montgomery says an assistant DA has been arrested for allegedly stealing prescription medications from offices. After complaints by employees of prescriptions being stolen from their offices, an investigation began by State Police. On Friday the investigation...
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March 24, 2018 - 6:53 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The first-degree murder trial of a man accused of killing a New Orleans police officer in 2015 is nearing its end. Defense lawyers for Travis Boys wrapped up their case Thursday. New Orleans news outlets report that prosecution rebuttal witnesses and evidence were presented...
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