State of Louisiana News

Disaster recovery agency says homeowner must pay back $88,000 in grant money

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 7, 2018

Louisiana's disaster recovery agency wants a homeowner to pay back grants received after damaging hurricanes.

State seeks repayment of $68,000 in grant money

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 28, 2018

Louisiana officials want a Jefferson Parish resident to repay more than $68,000 in grants.

State claims discovery of marijuana in man's home

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 7, 2018

GRETNA – The state of Louisiana is seeking damages for the possession of an illegal substance.

State seeks civil damages in alleged drug possession case

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 7, 2018

GRETNA – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages after discovering drugs in the possession of a woman.

Discovery of heroin cited in civil suit

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 7, 2018

GRETNA – The state of Louisiana claims that they discovered a man with heroin.

Louisiana files lawsuit in marijuana possession case

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 7, 2018

GRETNA – A man is being sued for possession of marijuana.

State of Louisiana seeks civil damages in narcotics case

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 6, 2018

GRETNA – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages for discovery of narcotics.

State files civil suit against alleged marijuana dealer

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 2, 2018

GRETNA – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages after allegedly discovering more than 5,000 grams of marijuana in a man's home.

Louisiana files civil suit in drug possession case

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 2, 2018

GRETNA – The state of Louisiana claims that a man was in possession of an illegal substance.

Louisiana seeks damages for alleged drug possession

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 2, 2018

GRETNA – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages for the possession of illegal substances.

State files civil suit against alleged heroin distributor

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 2, 2018

GRETNA – The state of Louisiana is seeking damages for the possession of and distribution of heroin.

Louisiana seeks to seize property of defendant facing marijuana charge

By Carrie Bradon | Jul 25, 2018

GRETNA – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages for an individual's possession of marijuana.

State of Louisiana seeks to seize defendant's property in drug case

By Carrie Bradon | Jul 25, 2018

GRETNA – The state of Louisiana is seeking to seize property from an individual charged with the possession of illegal drugs.

The state of Louisiana seeks forfeiture of alleged marijuana grow house

By Carrie Bradon | Jul 24, 2018

GRETNA – The state of Louisiana is seeking forfeiture of a property that was being used to grow marijuana.

Louisiana governor signs bill allowing courts to take judicial notice of laws elsewhere

By Jim Tyrrell | Jul 17, 2018

BATON ROUGE (Legal Newsline) — Gov. John Bel Edwards recently signed a bill that allows Louisiana courts to take judicial notice of laws in other states.

Louisiana strengthens data breach law

By Angela Underwood | Jun 22, 2018

Data breach rules will officially become stronger in Louisiana August 1.

State of Louisiana claims that Jefferson Parish woman owes it over $150,000

By Carrie Bradon | May 21, 2018

The State of Louisiana is seeking more than $150,000 from a Jefferson Parish resident.

State of Louisiana is seeking more than $150,000 from two individuals who allegedly misused grant money

By Carrie Bradon | May 14, 2018

The State of Louisiana is seeking more than $150,000 in sums due, claiming that two individuals misused a grant.

Driver employed by State of Louisiana allegedly rear-ended another car

By Carrie Bradon | May 4, 2018

An individual claims that a driver employed by the State of Louisiana was negligent.

State of Louisiana is seeking to forfeit property

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 12, 2018

The State of Louisiana is seeking to forfeit property.