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Dispute between law firms over fee-sharing agreement transferred to New Jersey court

Shanice Harris Jul. 28, 2017, 1:19pm

A judge has granted a transfer motion filed by law firm Stull, Stull & Brody in a lawsuit against it filed by the Whitehead Law Firm and Goforth, Lewis & Sanford.

Former Ville Platte cop settles out of court after harassment allegation

Shanice Harris Apr. 5, 2017, 8:42pm

VILLE PLATTE — A Ville Platte police officer reached a $100,000 settlement of a lawsuit after two women accused the officer of threatening them with arrest and violence if they did not expose their breasts to him.

Woman sues parish prison for the death of her son in police custody

Shanice Harris Mar. 26, 2017, 12:02pm

BATON ROUGE — The East Baton Rouge Parish prison system is offering about $27,000 to the family of a 25-year-old man who died in police custody two days after being booked.

Shreveport Caddo Parish Metropolitan Planning Commission alleged to have not responded to lawyer's records request

Shanice Harris Mar. 13, 2017, 1:59pm

SHREVEPORT – A lawsuit was filed by John E. Settle Jr. against Shreveport Caddo Parish Metropolitan Planning Commission and its Executive Director Mark Sweeney in Caddo Parish Court in January.

Defamation lawsuit against bloggers writing about Deepwater Horizon dismissed

Shanice Harris Mar. 12, 2017, 9:42pm

BOSTON — A lawsuit filed against bloggers Cherri Foytlin and Karen Savage for their 2013 story on the Deepwater Horizon oil disaster has been dismissed.

New Louisiana Laws are requiring budget cuts, raising fees

Shanice Harris Jan. 10, 2017, 2:53pm

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana has instated new laws for 2017 that will affect taxpayers and citizens.