Justice Department Opens Civil Rights Probe Into Louisiana State Police
Reports indicate a pattern of state police officials covering up troopers brutalizing Black motorists, the federal prosecutor says.
White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre Condemns Louisiana Abortion Law
The legislation, which would ban abortion except in rare circumstances, is likely to be among the nation’s most restrictive.
Women In Loiusiana Avert Legislative Attempt To Declare Abortion A Homicide
The proposed legislation would have rendered serious charges against any woman who terminated a pregnancy.
Three Louisiana Juvenile Escapees And Guard Accused Of Helping Them Captured At Texas Motel
They now face additional charges related to breaking out.
Three Louisiana Juvenile Escapees And Guard Accused Of Helping Them Captured In Texas
Video footage shows them walking out of a youth detention center with the guard’s aid.
Shaquille O'Neal To Cover Funeral Costs For Slain 3-Year-Old Louisiana Boy
Devin Page Jr. was killed by a stray bullet in Baton Rouge.
White High-Schooler Charged With Hate Crime For Whipping Black Student With Belt, Throwing Cotton Balls At Him
The parents of the alleged victim are thanking people for their support.
4-Year-Old Fatally Shoots Himself While Mom Smoked Weed, Police Say
Jarion Walker, 4, accidentally shot himself in the head.
Louisiana Boy, 4, Dies After Shooting Himself In Car With Adults Who Were Smoking Weed, Police Say
No arrests have been made in the death of Jarion Walker. The Jefferson Parish, La., sheriff felt it was not appropriate at the time.
Gary Chambers, Jr., U.S. Senate Candidate In Marijuana Ad Says He Wants To Be Blunt About The issues
Using a provocative ad to announce his candidacy, Baton Rouge Activist, Gary Chambers, Jr. says it’s time for the South to help save American democracy.