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Coastal land loss lawsuits overlooking science behind the issue

Emily Crowe Jul. 4, 2016, 8:04pm

Many believe oil and energy companies have destroyed coastal marshes and wetlands along the Gulf Coast through standard drilling activities, though scientific and geological research paints a different picture of the true cause of coastal land loss.

Settlement possible in Bayou Classic trademark infringement lawsuit

Emily Crowe Jun. 26, 2016, 5:16pm

BATON ROUGE – The Southern University System Foundation has been ordered to attend a settlement conference in a trademark infringement case involving the use of several of the foundation's Bayou Classic trademarks and service marks.

Retrial ordered after judge's alleged bizarre behavior in medical malpractice case

Emily Crowe Jun. 18, 2016, 4:14pm

NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana Supreme Court has ordered a retrial in a medical malpractice case during which the judge allegedly displayed "bizarre and disturbing" behavior.