|Posted on 2/9/2018 3:28:00 PM.|
Attorney General Jeff Landry filed a
lawsuit against the Corps of Engineers alleging that the Corps expanded the
Intracoastal Waterway in Vermillion Parish beyond the borders set in a 1920s
agreement. Landry says the Corps has increased the size of the waterway far
past what the state imagined, which the AG says has contributed to the decline
of Louisiana’s coastline.
|Louisiana Attorney General, Jeff Landry, lawsuit, Army Corps of Engineers|
|Posted on 6/12/2015 5:53:00 PM.|
Albert Woodfox, the last incarcerated member of the Angola 3, will remain in prison for the time being. Woodfox, who has been twice convicted for killing a prison guard, was hoping to get out of prison this week, after a federal judge ordered that he should be released and barred the state from tyring him for a third time.
|Albert Woodfox, Angola 3, stay, Louisiana Attorney General|
|Posted on 4/25/2015 2:53:00 PM.|
The Louisiana Attorney General's office urges consumers to research the costs and benefits of solar panels before purchasing them. The director of the public protection division of the state's A-G's office, Sam Pleasant, says homeowners can be attracted by a promise of reduced energy costs from solar power systems, but sometimes there are some significant up front costs.
|Sam Pleasant, solar panels, Louisiana attorney general, consumer alert|
|Posted on 10/11/2014 8:51:00 AM.|
The Louisiana Attorney General's Consumer Protection Section is investigating reports of scammers targeting Entergy residential customers and small business owners. Amanda Larkins, with the A-G's office, says a con artist, claiming to be with Entergy, calls a customer's home or business and the victim is told they need to make an immediate payment, because they are behind on their bill.
|Louisiana Attorney General, Amanda Larkins, Entergy, scam|