|Posted on 10/24/2018 5:45:00 AM.|
Amendment number two on the November ballot is getting nationwide attention, with over two million dollars pumped into the state to convince voters to support requiring unanimous jury decisions in felony trials. President of the Public Affairs Research Council, Robert Travis Scott, says the amendment will have huge legal ramifications if approved.
|PAR, Public Affair Research Council, Robert Travis Scott, Unanimous Juries, Louisiana, law, election, midterm, 2018|
|Posted on 5/18/2018 11:27:00 AM.|
The regular session is coming to a close with a special session set for Tuesday. The session was marked by partisan gridlock, but a notable piece of legislation to pass was a bill allowing riverboats to expand on land. Political Analyst Bernie Pinsonant says the chances of any further gaming legislation making headway next year is slim.
|Bernie Pinsonat, Regular Session, Gaming Legislation, Unanimous Juries|