April 28, 2017 09:00 AM
The Senate Education Committee on Thursday favorably reported to the full Senate a bill that would transfer five state museums — from New Orleans to Shreveport — to local jurisdictions, including one that never existed ...
The House Committee on Agriculture Thursday moved a bill to the full House for debate that regulates how abandoned animals become wards of the state after declared emergencies ...
April 28, 2017 07:16 AM
Three weeks into the 60-day window for the session, the House Appropriations Committee appears ready to begin getting down to its primary task of approving a budget for state government ...
April 27, 2017 03:18 PM
A federal judge has struck down a Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to have permission to admit patients to a nearby hospital, citing a U.S. Supreme Court decision against a similar Texas law ...
April 27, 2017 03:07 PM
The sheriff says both teachers face charges including intimidation and interference in school operations ...
The bill makes juveniles convicted and sentenced to life in prison without parole eligible for parole consideration 25 years after conviction ...
“There are more prescriptions for opioids in Louisiana than there are people.” ...
April 27, 2017 09:01 AM
Sen. Eric Lafleur's SB230 would remove five museums from control of Secretary of State. State money woes are the basis for the move ...
April 27, 2017 07:45 AM
Sen. Jonathan Perry's SB238 to be considered by Senate Local and Municipal Affairs Committee on Thursday ...
April 27, 2017 06:49 AM
House to consider Rep. Terry Landry's HB615. Senate to consider bills to kill death penalty and to reform of habitual offender law ...

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