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Louisiana Legislature slightly reduces pre-trial detention for misdemeanor offenses

The Louisiana Legislature voted Tuesday to reduce the number of days people can be held in jail without being charged with a misdemeanor from...

Bill allowing cameras in Louisiana’s special needs classrooms moves to governor’s desk

A bill requiring schools to install cameras in special needs classrooms if requested by a child’s guardian passed unanimously in the Louisiana House of...

Louisiana Legislature approves Black history courses for TOPS qualification

High school students will be allowed to take African-American history courses to complete their TOPS curriculum requirements if Gov. John Bel Edwards signs a...
Gov. Edwards will likely approve early end to unemployment supplement

Applications for disaster unemployment assistance being accepted in Louisiana

As a result of President Joe Biden’s disaster declaration for the mid-May storms in Louisiana, the state Workforce Commission is offering disaster unemployment assistance...
President declares major disaster for mid-May storms in Louisiana

Federal disaster declared for mid-May storms in Louisiana

President Joe Biden on Wednesday declared a major disaster and ordered federal assistance for the areas of Louisiana affected by the severe storms, tornadoes...

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