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F. Miller Properties did not pay a minimum wage, former employees allege

Lhalie Castillo May 22, 2017, 6:28am

BATON ROUGE – Former employees of the Miller Waffle House Restaurants allege they were not paid a minimum wage.

Homeowner claims Wright National Flood Insurance undervalued damages

Lhalie Castillo May 22, 2017, 6:21am

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish homeowner alleges her insurer failed to adjust her claims property.

Pace Construction Services accused of failing to pay proper rate for overtime work

Lhalie Castillo May 22, 2017, 5:56am

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish man employed by a Zachary company alleges he is owed unpaid overtime wages.

Seaman alleges he was injured due to unsafe work environment

Lhalie Castillo May 22, 2017, 5:42am

NEW ORLEANS – An AIS Inc. employee alleges he was injured while working aboard a vessel.

Widow alleges Union Security Insurance Co. wrongfully withheld benefits

Lhalie Castillo May 22, 2017, 5:27am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge widow claims that life insurance benefits have been wrongfully withheld from her.

New Orleans lifts stun gun ban

Mike Helenthal May 21, 2017, 10:40pm

While stun guns are now legal for New Orleans residents to carry thanks to a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, other non-lethal weapons are still banned in the city.

Chief Justice Bernette Johnson says war on drugs isn't fiscally conservative

Melissa Busch May 21, 2017, 8:51pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court’s Chief Justice recently blasted her colleagues for upholding an 18-year prison sentence for a man who was convicted of possessing less than an ounce of marijuana, calling the punishment “ridiculous” and fiscally irresponsible.

Airbnb working with New Orleans officials to ensure listings meet registration ordinances

Chandra Lye May 21, 2017, 5:55pm

NEW ORLEANS — Airbnb continues to work with city officials to enact its registration policy for users of the home-sharing network.

Baton Rouge facility developer claims his audit was sabotaged for racial reasons

Kacie Whaley May 21, 2017, 4:38pm

BATON ROUGE — A Baton Rouge construction development executive is suing the state of Louisiana and an auditor for allegedly accusing him of mismanaging funds simply because he is black.

Jefferson Parish resident allegedly owes over $800 to university

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:28am

GRETNA – A university is seeking damages for an open account.

Bank of America claims Jefferson Parish man failed to pay off credit card

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:25am

GRETNA – Bank of America is seeking over $6,000.

Capital One alleges Jefferson Parish man owes over $6,000

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:23am

GRETNA – Capital One is seeking over $6,000.

Bank of America seeking payment on Jefferson Parish resident's open account

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:20am

GRETNA – Bank of America is seeking damages for an open account.

Marrero resident allegedly owes over $1,000 on Visa account

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:16am

GRETNA – A debt collector is seeking damages for an open account.

Napoleon Court Condominium association seeking over $1,400 from Jefferson Parish man

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:12am

GRETNA – A condo association is seeking damages, claiming that a tenant failed to pay fees.

5-Star Voodoo tour company claims woman posted defamatory review online

Carrie Bradon May 21, 2017, 11:06am

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish company claims that it was wrongly defamed.

House bill aims to allow marriages for people without birth certificates

Dee Thompson May 21, 2017, 11:02am

BATON ROUGE — A new bill in the House would pave the way for Louisiana citizens to obtain a marriage license without a birth certificate, a move applauded by a Vietnamese-American man recently denied the right to marry.

Attorney General Jeff Landry sues Governor John Bel Edwards over $4 million

Dee Thompson May 21, 2017, 11:02am

BATON ROUGE — A recent lawsuit filed by Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry claims that Governor John Bel Edwards improperly withheld almost 4 million dollars the AG needs to run his office, the Department of Justice.

Midland Funding seeking unpaid balance on Sam's account

Carrie Bradon May 20, 2017, 10:03pm

GRETNA — A funding company claims that a man never paid off his Sam's account.

Bank of America says it is owed over $10,000 from an open credit account.

Carrie Bradon May 20, 2017, 9:58pm

GRETNA — Bank of America is seeking over $10,000 from a consumer on a credit account.