Judge rules petition statute House Republicans used unconstitutional, marking win for governor

A 19th Judicial District Court today ruled unconstitutional part of a statute used by Louisiana House Republicans to try to end, via petition, the governor’s order imposing COVID-19 restrictions. Judge William Morvant determined that the part of the Health Emergencies Act cited in the petition is unconstitutional because it allows a governor’s executive order to … Continue reading Judge rules petition statute House Republicans used unconstitutional, marking win for governor