Louisiana State University News

Texas judge rejects call to dismiss DACA lawsuit

By Justin Stoltzfus | Jun 16, 2018

​U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen entered a one-sentence order rejecting a motion to dismiss a multistate effort to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, DACA, filed Tuesday by the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund .

Congressman Scalise gave LSU commencement address

By Erianne Leatherman | Jun 16, 2018

Louisiana State University alumnus Rep. Steve Scalise, U.S. House majority whip, gave the keynote address at LSU’s 295th commencement and the main address at the LSU Law Center’s commencement on June 1. Scalise graduated from LSU with a bachelor’s degree in computer science and a minor in political science.

Louisiana State University claims that former student owes it more than $5,000

By Carrie Bradon | May 1, 2018

A university is seeking more than $5,000 from a former student.

LSU claims it's owed more than $5,000

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 29, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A university is seeking more than $5,000.

Prisoner interview restrictions will be eased after settlement with LSU journalist

By Glenn Minnis | Apr 24, 2018

BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Corrections has agreed to ease restrictions on prisoner interviews with journalists to settle a lawsuit filed by a student journalist and the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana.

LSU claims student owes more than $1,000 on tuition bill

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 11, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana State University is seeking over $1,000 in past-due tuition.

Major Louisiana associations nominate 5th Circuit judges

By Angela Underwood | Dec 3, 2017

Kyle S. Duncan and Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt belong in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, according to three major Louisiana associations.

University House building owner files lawsuit over repairs that were incomplete

By Chandra Lye | Jun 2, 2017

A complex that once sold for $108.6 million dollars is now the center of a lawsuit that claims repairs needed on the building were ignored.

Woman alleges she was not provided sign language interpreter by medical facilities

By Lhalie Castillo | May 18, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A deaf Jefferson Parish woman alleges she was not provided an interpreter while receiving medical treatment.

Deaf individual alleges University Medical Center Management Corp. failed to provide interpreter

By Lhalie Castillo | May 11, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A deaf individual residing in Jefferson Parish who uses American Sign Language to communicate alleges that she was not provided an interpreter while receiving treatment at a medical facility.

LSU alleges promissory note holder owes $1,000

By Carrie Bradon | Jan 23, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana State University is suing a promissory note holder, alleging he owes $1,000.

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