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Louisiana Legislature allows for more child sex abuse lawsuits — including...

The Catholic Church and other major institutions accused of mistreating children stand to lose a lot more money to lawsuits brought by victims of...

Sports betting is coming to Louisiana: 9 things you need to...

Louisiana residents may be placing bets on sports as early as fall, now that the Louisiana Legislature has overwhelmingly approved a framework for legal...

Frustrated local leaders urge Congress to move faster on regulating drinking...

WASHINGTON—Local officials and community leaders on Wednesday pushed Congress to designate toxic chemicals that are contaminating drinking water as hazardous materials, which would trigger...

Louisiana State Police tanked automated expungement meant to help thousands, lawmaker...

Louisiana lawmakers scuttled a bill last week that would have helped thousands of Louisiana residents wipe out criminal records that can prevent them from...

Gov. Edwards vetoes La. Legislature’s bill opposing election grants — again

Gov. John Bel Edwards vetoed a bill Monday that would have prohibited state and local election officials from receiving grants or donations from private...

Louisiana lawmakers pass bill suggesting ‘abortion reversal’ is possible

Louisiana lawmakers approved a bill that would require medical professionals to tell a woman using medication to terminate a pregnancy that her pregnancy might...

Louisiana may require medical staff to suggest ‘abortion reversal’ is possible

Louisiana lawmakers are close to approving a new law that would require medical professionals to tell a woman using medication to terminate a pregnancy...

Louisiana Senate votes to dedicate hundreds of millions of dollars to...

The Louisiana Senate voted unanimously Monday to shift hundreds of millions of dollars in funding that currently goes to higher education, health care services,...

Louisiana Legislature votes to decriminalize possession of modest amounts of marijuana

The Louisiana Legislature voted to decriminalize the possession of modest amounts of marijuana across the state, removing the possibility of facing jail or prison...

Louisiana Senate scuttles post-pregnancy Medicaid extension

The Louisiana Senate Finance Committee killed legislation Thursday that would have allowed people who were pregnant to stay on Medicaid for a year postpartum....

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