Louisiana

La. Supreme Court Appoints First Black Judge To Lafayette City Court To Replace White Judge Caught Using Racist Slur

The justices temporarily disqualified Judge Michelle Odinet from the bench while she’s investigated.
12/20/2021

‘Humiliated, Embarrassed’ Louisiana Judge To Go On Unpaid Leave Following Racist Video Leak

A lawyer for City Circuit Court Judge Michelle M. Odinet says she’s going to take the time to consider her long-term future on the bench.
12/16/2021

Louisiana Judge Recorded Using Racial Slurs is Being Called to Resign

Lafayette City Court Judge Michelle Odinet Claims to Have Been on Sedatives at the Time the Recording Was Made at Her Home
12/15/2021

Ronald Greene Autopsy Discredits Police Claim That He Died From Crash Injuries

The 49-year-old was killed during a high-speed chase in May 2019.
11/03/2021

Dads Form Group To Curb Violence At A Louisiana High School

Dads on Duty is having a positive impact.
10/25/2021

Louisiana Student Faces 10 Years In Prison After Alleged TikTok Challenge Assault

The 18-year-old is accused of targeting a disabled teacher to go along with the ‘slap yor teacher’ dare.
10/22/2021

Stepfather Arrested After Missing Baton Rouge Toddler Found Dead In Mississippi

Toddler's stepfather arrested after her body was found
09/27/2021

Ida Pummels Gulf Coast Area Around New Orleans, Putting Poorer Residents In Extra Jeopardy

The threat is heightened for the economically challenged.
08/30/2021