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Former deputy Insurance Commissioner convicted of accepting bribes

Michael P. Tremoglie Jul. 24, 2012, 6:40am

Cazayoux BATON ROUGE - U.S. Attorney Donald J. Cazayoux, Jr. announced July 16 that Richard L. Chambers, Sr., 67, of LaPlace, pled guilty in federal court to using an interstate facility in aid of racketeering.

Energy advocate is 'outraged' over Carmouche v. Abramson complaint

Michael P. Tremoglie Apr. 20, 2012, 6:00am

Briggs BATON ROUGE - Louisiana Oil and Gas Association (LOGA) President Don Briggs says he is "outraged" over an ethics complaint filed yesterday against a state lawmaker who has advanced legislation reforming legacy lawsuit litigation.

Louisiana makes 'Judicial Hellhole' watch list

Michael P. Tremoglie Dec. 15, 2011, 1:00am

Landry Louisiana State University's football is not the only Bayou State institution being ranked this year. The state of Louisiana made the American Tort Reform Association's (ATRA) annual Judicial Hellhole list.