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    Trial Lawyer Suits Against the Oil and Gas Industry – Courts Are Saying They’re a Bad Idea

Trial Lawyer Suits Against the Oil and Gas Industry – Courts Are Saying They’re a Bad Idea

The following is by Marc Ehrhardt who is the Executive Director of the Grow Louisiana Coalition For more than two years, the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East has been held hostage

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    Often Misleading And Sometimes Dangerous, Lawyer Ads Should Be Regulated

Often Misleading And Sometimes Dangerous, Lawyer Ads Should Be Regulated

It is impossible to avoid them. Everywhere we look, we are bombarded by aggressive legal advertising. From car wrecks to class actions, solicitations from personal injury law firms dominate our

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    My 49-cent settlement check shows how worthless most class action lawsuits really are

My 49-cent settlement check shows how worthless most class action lawsuits really are

A curious piece of mail recently showed up in my mailbox.  It was an unexpected check for 49 cents from a class action settlement. Is this a joke? A scam?

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    Plaintiff lawyers put up $1M to fund late attacks on LA Supreme Court candidate

Plaintiff lawyers put up $1M to fund late attacks on LA Supreme Court candidate

Plaintiff lawyers are funneling millions of dollars into two last-minute campaigns against 15th Judicial District Court Judge Marilyn Castle, who is seeking to fill an open seat on the Louisiana

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    Trial Lawyers Are Once Again Trying To Buy A Seat On The Louisiana Supreme Court

Trial Lawyers Are Once Again Trying To Buy A Seat On The Louisiana Supreme Court

The trial lawyers are trying to buy the Third District seat on the Louisiana Supreme Court. Their candidate is Jimmy Genovese who is running against conservative Marilyn Castle. The trial

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    Trial Lawyer Money Trail: 2015 Election Cycle

Trial Lawyer Money Trail: 2015 Election Cycle

Throughout this election cycle, personal injury trial lawyers have been relentless in their efforts to expand their already-powerful political influence in Louisiana. Emboldened by the current state of the judiciary

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GRANTHAM: Edwards And Edwards

  GRANTHAM: Edwards And Edwards

There are the deep connections between former Gov. Edwin Edwards and State Rep. John Bel Edwards. While they share the

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St. John Bel Blew Off Southern University Students To Hang Out With Trial Lawyers

  St. John Bel Blew Off Southern University Students To Hang Out With Trial Lawyers

Once again, we have proof that St. John Bel is going to put entrenched special interests over the people of

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It Appears That One Of Gumbo PAC’s ‘Republicans’ Is Actually A Democrat Donor

  It Appears That One Of Gumbo PAC’s ‘Republicans’ Is Actually A Democrat Donor

Today, the trial lawyer funded Gumbo PAC released an ad featuring “Republicans” who will not vote for David Vitter in

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A Jeff Landry Supporter Goes There And Compares The Buddy System To Huey Long

  A Jeff Landry Supporter Goes There And Compares The Buddy System To Huey Long

A Jeff Landry supporter, who requested anonymity, sent The Hayride this video comparing “The Buddy System” to Huey Long, the

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Why Is Dan Claitor Cashing In With The Trial Lawyers?

  Why Is Dan Claitor Cashing In With The Trial Lawyers?

State Sen. Dan Claitor (R-Baton Rouge) has faced an unexpectedly tough challenge from businessman Scott McKnight. McKnight has raised more

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‘Bananas’ Foster Campbell Wants To Give A Handout To His Trial Lawyer Buddies

  ‘Bananas’ Foster Campbell Wants To Give A Handout To His Trial Lawyer Buddies

Today in The News Star, Public Service Commissioner “Bananas” Foster Campbell announced that he was taking his name off a

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Levee Breach Lawsuit Illustrates Class Action Racket

  Levee Breach Lawsuit Illustrates Class Action Racket

Class actions are in a class by themselves when it comes to generating multimillion dollar fees for lawyers.  Unfortunately, this

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John Bel Edwards Might Be A Viable Candidate After All…

  John Bel Edwards Might Be A Viable Candidate After All…

…or at least that’s the impression you might get if you look at the campaign finance report he filed yesterday.

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WAGUESPACK: Clouds On The Horizon From Flood Board Suit

  WAGUESPACK: Clouds On The Horizon From Flood Board Suit

Irony can be pretty rich sometimes … and a handful of trial lawyers are taking that logic all the way

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Now Scalise Is Asking Questions About The Southeast Flood Protection Authority

  Now Scalise Is Asking Questions About The Southeast Flood Protection Authority

From a press release Rep. Steve Scalise’s office just put out… In a letter to the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection

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Personal Injury Lawyers Go “All In” for Jeff Hughes

  Personal Injury Lawyers Go “All In” for Jeff Hughes

Personal injury lawyers are pouring hundreds of thousands of dollars into the Louisiana Supreme Court race, hoping to elect their

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