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Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?

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Audit: Louisiana Sent Some Jobless Benefits to Dead People

Auditors found that Louisiana’s labor department paid out about $1 million in state and federal unemployment benefits to dead people.
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Solar Plants Draw Concerns From Louisiana Farmers, Officials

The push to build solar plants in Louisiana has been drawing increasing scrutiny.
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Will Louisiana Follow Texas and Pass Constitutional Carry?

Will Louisiana follow Texas and Pass Constitutional Carry? IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Last week, Texas became the 21st state to enact Constitutional Carry after Governor Greg Abbott signed TX House Bill 1927.  The Governor’s signature also signaled the defeat of anti-gun groups who mounted increased calls to the Texas legislature and Governor, calling for the bill’s demise. Now, Louisiana faces a similar outcry from the far left and those who would have the Second Amendment wiped from...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Senate, Louisiana, Edward, Greg Abbott, John Bel Edwards, Edwards, IMG, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, TX House, Louisiana Follow Texas


Judge Overturns Murder Conviction Over Juror-Selection Bias

A Louisiana judge has overturned a Black man’s murder conviction after prosecutors agreed with defense attorneys that it was unlikely that earlier prosecutors struck possible Black jurors by chance.
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Analysis: Controversies Had Unexpected Twists in La. Session

Louisiana’s legislative session saw lawmakers engage in many of the same cultural clashes as their counterparts in other states and several of their own unique disputes.
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12 dead in Alabama due to Claudette storm, including 10 children

ATLANTA — Tropical Depression Claudette claimed 12 lives in Alabama as the storm swept across the southeastern U.S., causing flash flooding and spurring tornadoes that destroyed dozens of homes. Ten people, including nine children, were killed Saturday in a 15-vehicle crash about 35 miles south of Montgomery on Interstate 65, according to Butler County Coroner Wayne Garlock. He said the vehicles likely hydroplaned on wet roads, with eight children, ages 4 to 17, killed in a van belonging to a yo...
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North Louisiana School District Leader to Retire

A north Louisiana school district’s leader is leaving at the end of the year.
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Louisiana Sees Racial Gaps in Dual Enrollment Courses

Louisiana continues to see major racial gaps in which students take high school classes for college credit.
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Grey Man Tactical Now Offering Vehicle Seatback RMP Kit

The new Grey Man Tactical Seatback RMP. IMG Grey Man Tactical U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Grey Man Tactical is proud to announce the introduction of the Vehicle Seatback RMP Kit. With limitless mounting options, this kit from Grey Man Tactical offers a streamlined process to organize everyday gear. Every Vehicle Seatback RMP Kit comes with the best-selling 15.25 X 25 RMP and headrest/ seat bottom straps. Next are accessory choices from the most popular attachment categories: GEAR, MEDICAL, and UTI...
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Third-Generation Producer Named Louisiana's Top Young Farmer

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Matt Dennis doesn’t mind following in previous generations’ footsteps, or turn rows, on his family farm in East Carroll Parish, even though they’re big shoes to fill.
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High winds, tornadoes and drenching rain reported as Tropical Depression Claudette batters parts of Gulf Coast

Claudette made landfall in southeast Louisiana just before 7 a.m. CT Saturday and is drenching coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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High winds, tornadoes and drenching rain reported as Tropical Storm Claudette batters parts of Gulf Coast

Claudette made landfall in southeast Louisiana just before 7 a.m. CT Saturday and is drenching coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tornado spurred by storm Claudette damages 50 homes in Alabama

No deaths or serious injuries reported as tropical storm disrupts plans for Juneteenth and Father’s Day weekendAuthorities in Alabama say a suspected tornado spurred by Tropical Storm Claudette demolished or badly damaged at least 50 homes in a small town just north of the Florida border.Sheriff Heath Jackson in Escambia County said a suspected tornado “pretty much leveled” a mobile home park, toppled trees on to houses and ripped the roof off of a high school gym. Continue reading...
Tags: Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, US news, US weather, Louisiana, Escambia County, Claudette, Heath Jackson


Tornado damages 50 homes in small Alabama town

No deaths or serious injuries reported as tropical storm hits plans for Juneteenth and Father’s DayAuthorities in Alabama say a suspected tornado spurred by Tropical Storm Claudette demolished or badly damaged at least 50 homes in a small town just north of the Florida border.Sheriff Heath Jackson in Escambia county said a suspected tornado “pretty much levelled” a mobile home park, toppled trees on to houses and ripped the roof from a high school gym. Continue reading...
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New Louisiana Law Will Boost Payment to Wrongfully Convicted

Louisiana is increasing the compensation available to people who have been wrongfully convicted of crimes.
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Tropical Storm Claudette threatens flash floods, tornadoes in Gulf Coast from Mississippi to Florida

Claudette made landfall in southeast Louisiana just before 7 a.m. CT Saturday and is drenching coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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New Protections for Louisiana Cypress Trees Signed Into Law

Louisiana’s iconic bald cypress trees will be protected on state-owned property.
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Tropical Storm Claudette drenches regions of Gulf Coast; threats of flooding, tornadoes continue

Claudette made landfall in southeast Louisiana just before 7 a.m. CT Saturday and is drenching coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tropical Storm Claudette brings heavy rain and floods to US Gulf coast

Storm disrupts plans for Juneteenth and Father’s Day weekend in Louisiana and Mississippi A weekend that was supposed to be filled with celebrations of Juneteenth and Father’s Day has turned dreary in coastal Louisiana and Mississippi, where Tropical Storm Claudette has brought wind, heavy rain and flooding to a region where some have sandbags still left over from last year’s record-breaking hurricane season.Claudette formed on Saturday morning along the Gulf coast, about 45 miles (75 kilometres...
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Lawyers: Psychosis Invalidates Shooter's Statements to Cops

Defense attorneys say a Louisiana man was mentally ill when an officer was killed and three other people shot or shot at in October 2017.
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Tessica Brown, also known as 'Gorilla Glue Girl,' has launched her own hair care line

A Louisiana woman who went viral after mistakenly using Gorilla Glue in place of hair spray has launched her own hair care line.
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NHC Says Tropical Storm Claudette Forms off Louisiana

(Reuters) - Tropical storm Claudette formed in the Atlantic on Saturday and is expected to produce heavy rainfall and life-threatening flash...
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Storm Expected to Be Another Blow to Gulf Coast Businesses

A weekend that was supposed to have been filled with celebrations of Juneteenth and Father’s Day has turned dreary in coastal Louisiana and Mississippi due to an unpredictable tropical weather system.
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Tropical Storm Claudette still hasn't formed, but highly likely on Saturday; see Louisiana forecast

A tropical disturbance headed toward the Louisiana coast hadn't yet formed into a depression or tropical storm as forecasters had...
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Seacor: Pay Debt With $25M in Overturned Boat's Insurance

Owners of an overturned offshore oilfield boat that overturned off Louisiana plans to use $25 million in insurance on the vessel to pay down part of the Texas company's debts.
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Tropical Weather Lashes Gulf Coast With Brisk Winds, Rain

High winds and heavy rains are striking coastal Louisiana and Mississippi as a disorganized and unpredictable tropical weather system churns through the Gulf of Mexico.
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READ: The Template SCOTUS Election-Reversal Lawsuit That Trump Allies Pushed On LA’s AG

Before Texas filed a lawsuit that asked the Supreme Court to block President Biden's win in four battleground states, a draft of the petition was circulated to the Louisiana attorney general's office. [Author: Tierney Sneed]
Tags: Texas, News, Supreme Court, Louisiana, Biden, Donald Trump, Tierney Sneed, Kris Kobach, 2020 Election, LA s AG


Governor Abbott Signs Constitutional Carry Bill, Becomes 21st State

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On 16 June, 2021, Governor Greg Abbott signed HB 1927, the Texas Constitutional Carry bill. Governor Abbott will have a separate signing ceremony on 17 June at 11 p.m. From the texan.news: The governor’s office released a media advisory stating that Abbott would sign HB 1927 and several other pro-Second Amendment bills during a ceremony at the Alamo on Thursday. Constitutional Carry is a reasonable approximation of the state of the law when the Second Amendment ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Senate, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Louisiana, Vermont, Abbott, Greg Abbott, Board, National Rifle Association, Edwards, Alamo, Dan Patrick, Allen West


Edwards Signs Louisiana Assessor Car Allowance Bill Into Law

All of Louisiana’s tax assessors can now give themselves car allowances up to 15% of their salaries.
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