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Las Vegas attorney may face disbarment over Deepwater Horizon case

Darren Yuvan Dec. 11, 2016, 11:06am

NEW ORLEANS — One of the side effects of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster is that a plethora of allegedly fraudulent claims have emerged that seem to be attempting to take advantage of the victim's compensation fund set up by British Petroleum to reimburse Gulf Coast businesses for their losses after the oil spill.

The Gillis Long Poverty Center has public assistance in its DNA

Darren Yuvan May 25, 2016, 1:22pm

NEW ORLEANS – Former Louisiana Congressman Gillis William Long, who served the state for 12 years starting in 1973, was always well known for his interest in helping the poor.