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

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

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

State of Louisiana is seeking to forfeit property

The State of Louisiana is seeking to forfeit property.

Court affirms summary judgment in elevator injury at Earl K. Long Medical Center

A panel of judges for the Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal has affirmed a summary judgment in favor of the State of Louisiana, Louisiana State University Agricultural and Mechanical College, Earl K. Long Medical Center (EKL) and Stratos Elevator Inc. in a case involving a misfunctioning elevator.

State claims resident breached contract, owes over $109,000

NEW ORLEANS – The State of Louisiana claims it is owed more than $109,000 from a resident.

Louisiana appellate court rules state not vicariously liable for deadly car crash involving city marshal

Louisiana's Third Circuit Court of Appeals has denied a motion for summary judgment against the state, finding that it is not vicariously responsible for a car accident that injured four and killed one.

Suit claims Superdome roof coating defective

NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana Stadium and Exposition District has filed suit over allegedly defective roof coating applied to the Superdome.

Couple allegedly failed to use post-Katrina funds properly

NEW ORLEANS – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages for an alleged breach of contract involving post-Katrina recovery funds.

State claims woman failed to pay back Katrina grant

NEW ORLEANS – The State of Louisiana is seeking damages against a women who allegedly failed to pay back a disaster recovery grant issued following Hurricane Katrina.

State claims couple misused, failed to pay back post-Katrina grant

NEW ORLEANS – The State of Louisiana claims that a couple failed to follow the rules outlined for a home improvement grant.

Department of Environmental Quality: Ruling in air quality-case may be detrimental to state economy

A dispute over air-quality designations has direct ties to economic prosperity in Louisiana, according to a Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) administrator.

A man is being sued for failing to pay back the State of Louisiana for a grant he allegedly was given

A state grant was allegedly not used for the right purpose.

The State of Louisiana is seeking damages for sums owed

The State of Louisiana is seeking damages for an open account on a government grant.

A man is being sued by State of Louisiana for more than $130,000 for an alleged open account

A man is being sued for allegedly failing to use government funds for their intended purpose.

Louisiana attorneys demand $4.7 million from state over abortion law case

After lawyers challenged a Louisiana abortion law and won, they demanded the state pay it $4.7 million.

Baton Rouge police officers await outcome of state investigation into Alton Sterling shooting

The State of Louisiana is now investigating whether Baton Rouge Police Officers Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II acted lawfully in the shooting of Alton Sterling on July 5, 2016 after a federal investigation concluded Sterling's civil rights had not been violated.

CORRECTION: Health Education Authority of Louisiana director claims attempts to fire him were racially motivated, sues state

BATON ROUGE — A former director of the Health Education Authority of Louisiana has sued the state, claiming that attempts to terminate his employment occurred under racial pretense.

Mother alleges Child Protective Services, state violated constitutional rights

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge mother has filed suit against the state and other parties regarding the care of her minor children.

Deaf individual alleges Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections failed to provide interpreter

BATON ROUGE – A deaf Shreveport man alleges that he was not provided auxiliary aides during his probation.

Man claims that he was prescribed the wrong medication, resulting in a stroke

NEW ORLEANS – A man is seeking damages for a stroke that was allegedly caused by the wrong medication.