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Two convicted murderers seek to intervene in suit over constitutionality of lethal injections

Deana Carpenter Jul. 29, 2016, 6:29pm

BATON ROUGE – Convicted murderers Shedran Williams and Todd Wessinger, who have been on death row since being sentenced in the 1990s, are seeking to join a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the method of execution used in Louisiana.

A woman is seeking damages, claiming non-payment for services

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 5:38pm

A woman is seeking damages, claiming that she was never paid in full for services that she delivered.

Iberia Bank is seeking damages on a promissory note that has allegedly not been repaid

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 5:11pm

GRETNA – Iberia Bank claims that two customers are indebted to them for more than $38,000.

Woman files suit after falling at Family Dollar store

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 5:03pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is seeking damages after she allegedly slipped and fell in a Family Dollar Store.

Nahans Construction Group Inc. alleges it is owed for work completed

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 4:55pm

NEW ORLEANS – A construction group is seeking damages, claiming that it was not paid for work completed.

Woman claims that faulty handicapped ramp at a Michael's store caused her to fall

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 4:40pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman claims that she was caused injuries due to a faulty handicapped ramp at a Michael's store.

Woman seeks damages after slip and fall at medical center

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 4:26pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is seeking damages, claiming that a puddle of water caused her to fall and be injured.

Man claims he purchased a defective Volkswagen vehicle

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 4:11pm

NEW ORLEANS – A man is seeking damages claiming that he was sold a defective Volkswagen vehicle under false pretenses.

Medical center files suit over allegedly unpaid bill

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 4:00pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana corporation is seeking damages, claiming that a New Orleans man failed to pay for the goods received from it.

South Central Community College seeks allegedly unpaid bill from former student

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 3:53pm

NEW ORLEANS – A community college is seeking damages, claiming that a student failed to make payments on an open account.

A community college is seeking damages, claiming that a student failed to pay for attending

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 3:14pm

A community college is seeking damages after a student allegedly failed to pay for the privilege of attending the college.

U.S. Circuit Court rejects environmental group's attempt to derail liquid natural gas projects in Texas & Louisiana

Nancy Crist Jul. 29, 2016, 3:07pm

A federal appellate court recently issued two related decisions that reject the Sierra Club’s attempt to challenge the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) environmental impact analysis and subsequent approval of two proposed liquid natural gas (LNG) export projects.

Fayard’s run for Senate may be dampened by voters leery of political family

Vimbai Chikomo Jul. 29, 2016, 1:50pm

BATON ROUGE – If history is a guide, New Orleans-based attorney Caroline Fayard will have no concern when it comes to financing her political campaign; however, the battle in her run for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Sen. David Vitter’s (R-LA) may be trying to win over skeptic voters troubled by several controversies surrounding her family’s ties and involvement in politics.  

Promoter alleges he is owed more than $19,000 from Republic New Orleans

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 1:26pm

NEW ORLEANS – A man is seeking damages, claiming that an employer changed contract details without his consent and failed to pay him for delivered services.

Couple seeks rescission of home sale after defects allegedly found

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 1:19pm

NEW ORLEANS – A couple claims that they were deceptively sold a home that was in poor condition.

Priest’s lawsuit against news station accusing him of child molestation has been dismissed

Dawn Geske Jul. 29, 2016, 1:17pm

The lawsuit against a television station by a priest over an inaccurate graphic that aired, labeling him as child molester, has been dismissed.

Top 100 Law Firm opens New Orleans office

Chandra Lye Jul. 29, 2016, 1:17pm

One of the top law firms in the United States has acquired 30 lawyers from the recently-closed firm of Beirne, Maynard & Parsons.

Contractor alleges it was not paid for completed work

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 1:06pm

NEW ORLEANS – A contractor is seeking damages, claiming that it was not paid for completed work.

Couple seeks return of home deposit

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 1:00pm

NEW ORLEANS – A couple is seeking damages claiming that a deposit they put on a home and did not buy has not been returned.

Homeowner alleges Derouse Foundation LLC did not complete work correctly

Carrie Bradon Jul. 29, 2016, 12:52pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is seeking damages following an allegedly faulty elevation of her home.