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Chris Miller
May 30, 2019 - 1:26 pm
Another lawsuit over the infamous NFC Championship Game no-call was in a New Orleans courtroom today. North shore lawyer and Saints fan Tony LeMon says he is suing on behalf of a handful of season ticket owners, alleging fraud on the part of the NFL. "It's almost as if we've been treated like the...
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May 13, 2019 - 7:31 am
Matt Doyle reporting... The House is expected to take up legislation today that would ban drivers from touching their cell phones while behind the wheel. Bill author, Breaux Bridge Representative Mike Huval says the proposal is a life saver, and a cost saver. “Insurance companies will see that...
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Newell Normand
January 07, 2019 - 2:15 pm
I have to get this off my chest. If you haven’t paid attention to this story about low bail amounts set for two sex-trafficking suspects and the bail controversy surrounding Judge Harry Cantrell, I’m about to make you aware. This reads almost like a movie…a disturbing one. First - this is not the...
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December 18, 2018 - 4:58 pm
(WWL.com) Governor John Bel Edwards says a Texas judge’s decision to declare the entire Affordable Care Act unconstitutional could lead to the loss of health insurance for 480,000 recipients of the Medicaid expansion, and 850,000 people with pre-existing conditions, but Insurance Commissioner Jim...
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David Blake
December 05, 2018 - 1:02 pm
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office seized over $367,000 in what they call drug money during a traffic stop on the Northshore. Even though "drug money" were the words they used, they don't have any drugs, at least, not yet. Can you legally possess that amount of cash in your car? "It's...
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August 30, 2018 - 10:43 am
(WWL.com) The Republican Judiciary PAC is backing a constitutional amendment on the fall ballot that would require unanimous jury verdicts in all criminal cases. It’s yet another conservative organization who’s backing what was legislation that began with one of the Capitol’s most liberal lawmakers...
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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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