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Alleged Scott Rogers victim: 'Everything he built in this town was intended to convince himself that he was not a pedophile' Slain Baton Rouge television personality Scott Rogers , 52, was a controlling and manipulative person who abused male children in England in the 1990s, an alleged victim said Friday.
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Two men accuse Scott Rogers of sexual abuse
Just one day after Around Town talk show host Scott Rogers died, two alleged victims came forward saying Rogers abused both of them when they were young boys.
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Tests reveal deadly amoeba in St. John the Baptist Parish water system
Baton Rouge television celebrity Scott Rogers was shot to death Wednesday, just as a federal grand jury was hearing a case that, in Rogers' eyes, had the potential to destroy him, his attorney said.
Fatal shooting, attempted suicide reported in St. Gabriel
Deputies are investigating a fatal shooting and attempted suicide off Bayou Paul Lane in St. Gabriel, Iberville Sheriff Brett Stassi said.
Police and fire briefs for Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
A Baton Rouge man on Sunday punched a woman, chased her with a pellet gun when she tried to escape and then dragged her back into the house, Baton Rouge police said.
New Orleans City Council to buck Sheriff Marlin Gusman's plan for 3rd jail building
The New Orleans City Council plans to take a stand Thursday against Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman's proposal to build a 764-bed addition to the Mid-City prison complex already under construction alongside Interstate 10. Councilwoman Susan Guidry said the proposed building, known as "Phase III," undermines city officials' mission to reduce ... (more)
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Orleans sheriff plan OK'd for mentally ill inmates Federal judge approved a plan for Orleans to temporarily house some inmates 60 miles away.
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Judge Approves Moving Some OPP Inmates To St. Gabriel
The federal judge overseeing a slow-moving reform effort at the New Orleans jail has approved a plan to temporarily house inmates with mental health needs 60 miles away in St. Gabriel, Louisiana.