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Pelican Institute warns staged-accident scams are egregious, yet unsurprising

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 18, 2019

The Louisiana Motor Transport Association is on high alert for auto accidents that might be out of the ordinary, as staged accidents are becoming all-too-common in the state.

Pelican Institute says direct actions against insurance companies 'driving up costs on Louisiana residents'

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 12, 2019

With the informal title of a judicial hellhole and the reputation of being one of the states with the highest auto insurance rates in the country, Louisiana is hurting when it comes to its legal climate, according to The Advocate.

Pelican Institute: Over-detention cases are latest example of 'Louisiana’s broken criminal justice system'

By Carrie Bradon | Feb 21, 2019

Multiple lawsuits have recently been filed on behalf of individuals being held in Louisiana prisons past their release dates, a practice that costs taxpayers thousands and violates the rights of those inmates who have fulfilled the requirements of their sentences.

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