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Fourth Circuit affirms dismissal of World Trade Center development lawsuit

Karen Kidd Feb. 26, 2017, 11:19pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Florida businessman's litigation blocking World Trade Center development appears to be headed to the Louisiana Supreme Court, but the winning bidder's spokesman has claimed validation in a recent appeals-court decision.

Jones Walker LLP adds 11 associates in Texas, Louisiana

Heather Doyle Nov. 20, 2016, 7:57pm

NEW ORLEANS — Jones Walker LLP, one of the 120 largest law firms in the U.S., is adding 11 associates to its Louisiana and Texas offices.

November races include supreme, appeals and district court judges

Dawn Geske Jul. 22, 2016, 3:05pm

NEW ORLEANS – Several court elections are in play for Louisiana’s judicial system come November.

Louisiana Supreme Court pondering condemning of Violet Dock Port

Kerry Goff Jul. 10, 2016, 11:21pm

NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana Supreme Court is currently addressing a case that is questioning whether the Louisiana Constitution forbids the taking of private property through eminent domain for the purpose of economic development. 

WTC developer to ask appeal court to reconsider its revocation of lower court ruling

Karen Kidd Jun. 4, 2016, 7:03am

NEW ORLEANS – The winning bidder to develop New Orleans' former World Trade Center, embroiled in a court battle with one of the losing bidders, will ask an appeals court to reconsider its decision to revoke a lower court judge's order that a Florida business man appear for deposition.

Easy win aside, embattled Orleans Parish Criminal Court judge likely faces tough road ahead

Kyle Barnett Nov. 6, 2014, 6:29pm

NEW ORLEANS – Despite his reelection Tuesday to the Orleans Parish Criminal Court, longtime Judge Frank Marullo is likely looking at a rough road ahead.

Marullo qualifies for Nov. 4 election after three courts support eligibility

Chelsea Partington Nov. 4, 2014, 7:01am

Judge Frank Marullo