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  1. Constitutional change dies in Louisiana SenateRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Advocate

    Nursing homes and hospitals have proposed constitutional amendments on the Nov. 4 ballot seeking protection from the state budget axe.

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  2. Exhibits to hold opening receptionsRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Advocate

    Frameworks Gallery, 8501 Highland Road, Baton Rouge, will open a show featuring works by Rosemary Goodell and Van Wade-Day with a reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, May 16. Reminiscent of traditional still lifes, Wade-Day's collection of works on paper feature floral and organic forms, while Goodell's experimental printmaking techniques ... (more)

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  3. Political Horizons: Industry aims a smart bomb at lawsuitsRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | The Advocate

    The energy industry and its allies made headway last week in their shock and awe campaign to subdue - in the Legislature rather than the courts - lawsuits to force them to clean up after themselves.

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  4. Whooping crane eggs in Acadiana found to be not fertileRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | The Advocate

    The first wild whooping crane eggs documented in the state in 75 years will not hatch, the state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced Friday.

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  5. Advocate staff photo by Heather McClelland -- Randy Lamana's wife,...Read the original story

    May 1, 2014 | The Advocate

    After three rounds of voting, the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board voted 7-3 Thursday to pick Mary Lynch over Raymond Allmon to become the District 11 representative.

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  6. Seven vying to serve out Lamana's term on EBR School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | The Advocate

    An attorney, an interior designer and a lobbyist are among seven people vying to serve out the last seven months of the term of an East Baton Rouge Parish School Board member who died on April 16 from an apparent heart attack.

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  7. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | The Advocate

    When OpA ra Louisiane opens "Die Fledermaus" on Friday, there will be some familiar faces in one scene - and they won't be the singers.

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  8. Advocate file photo by Bill Feig -- The electric chair is in the execution room of the Angola museum.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | The Advocate

    He waited until nearly the end of the House Committee on the Administration of Criminal Justice's meeting to reveal his decision.

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  9. Electric chair to stay unpluggedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | The Advocate

    State Rep. Joseph Lopinto, R-Metairie, abruptly dropped his proposal Tuesday to bring back the electric chair in Louisiana .

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  10. Our Views: Turning back levee reformsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | The Advocate

    As powerful as he is, Gov. Bobby Jindal seems to be having trouble coaxing legislators into letting him fire members of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East and offer their seats to compliant replacements.

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  11. BRa s Muench lauds virtues of John XXIII, John PaulRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | The Advocate

    Pope John XXIII, who will be canonized by Pope Francis on Sunday, holds a special place in the history of Catholics here.

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  12. Adley makes changes to levee board bill, expects oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | The Advocate

    The chief sponsor of legislation that would revamp control over the southeast Louisiana levee boards challenged opponents Wednesday after making what he called concessions.

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  13. Levee board revamp amended, delayedRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | The Advocate

    The chief sponsor of legislation that would revamp control over the southeast Louisiana levee boards challenged opponents Wednesday after making what he called concessions.

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  14. BGR denounces levee board billRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | The Advocate

    A New Orleans-based government research group on Tuesday called for rejection of legislation that would give Gov. Bobby Jindal sweeping authority to remove members of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority.

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  15. Advocate staff photo by Matthew Hinton-- Stephanie GraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | The Advocate

    He or she might be a good, responsible, public steward. Or the person could be a corrupt hack, determined to sell the state out to the highest bidder.

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  16. Rewritten flood authority bill gives Jindal more powerRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | The Advocate

    The state Senate targeted the flood protection authorities around New Orleans and the lawsuit one of the levee boards filed against the oil and gas industry for damages to the state's wetlands.

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  17. Southeast Authority bill rewritten, gives more power to JindalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | The Advocate

    Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD -- State Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton, heard testimony Wednesday on legislation that would give governors sweeping power to remove members of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authorities.

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  18. Mayor: Open container citation dropped against New Roads police captainRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    Mayor Robert Myer told the City Council on Tuesday night that one of the city's high-ranking police officers had not violated the state's open container laws in a recent investigation into treatment the officer received in an off-duty crash where he was suspected of driving while intoxicated. 12 comments

  19. Senate OKs bill to sidetrack levee lawsuitsRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    The state Senate advanced Tuesday night legislation that would sidetrack lawsuits filed by a levee board and some parish governments against 97 energy companies for damaging Louisiana coast.

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  20. Associated Press file photoSen. Dan Claitor, R-Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    It would be illegal to use drones to conduct surveillance on individuals or private property under a bill that cleared a state Senate panel Tuesday.

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