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Judge settles some of the claims over 2005 fatal beating by New Orleans police

By Taryn Phaneuf | Jun 5, 2016

NEW ORLEANS — After refusing to dismiss a lawsuit against the city of New Orleans and several police officers for the fatal beating of a man in 2005, a federal judge has decided a number of claims in the suit in favor of the deceased man’s relatives.

New Edwards administration likely to leave tort reform alone

By Justin Stoltzfus | Feb 24, 2016

BATON ROUGE — Republicans and tort reform advocates didn't expect John Bel Edwards to win the governor's race in Louisiana, but now people with an eye on the state's history of litigation are paying close attention to see how the issue of tort reform will be handled by the new administration. 

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