Recently, a conservative judge didn’t buy Jeff Landry’s defense that state public records laws only apply to state residents. However, the judge awarded the plaintiff nothing except legal fees.
The Bayou Brief attended the court hearing and then obtained a trove of documents that tell the full story.
A New Orleans charter school’s teachers discover sports help them reach struggling students, but the LHSAA won’t let them play without social security numbers.
As a result of this report from November by Casey Parks, on Friday, the LHSAA will vote to amend their rule.
As a result of the worst “no call” in NFL history, the Saints likely lost the NFC championship.
The Saints and their loyal fanbase will, once again, survive, but this time, Roger Goodell’s failure of leadership may have irreparably broken the “shield” of the NFL.
He’s created a successful, respected company, making millions from it. He has also tried (and thus far failed) to create both a new city and school district. Now Eddie Rispone wants to create an “improved” Louisiana, by becoming the state’s next governor.
To understand Hunter, you must understand her relationship with the mysterious and eccentric François Mignon, a pathological liar who also recognized the truth of her art, but, more than anything else, you must understand Hunter’s muse, Melrose Plantation, a place every bit as complex and contradictory and conflicted about its past as Mignon.
Rep. Ralph Abraham, now running for governor, vowed to donate every dime he made in Congress to two nonprofits.
His office claims he stopped donating after his first term, and quietly, his campaign scrubbed the pledge from his website.
Leslie Ellison’s Anti-LGBT Views Make Her Unfit to Lead the Orleans Parish School Board
The Bayou Brief shares its revised mission, its impact, its snapshot of its finances, and its ambitions goals for 2019.
Five years ago, after the debut of his sensational and award-winning television series “True Detective,” its creator and showrunner Nic Pizzolatto sat down with Lamar White, Jr. to discuss one of the show’s main characters, the state of Louisiana.
Today, with the debut of Season Three of “True Detective,” the Bayou Brief is republishing the interview in its entirety.
Colonialism: seeking to extend or retain authority over other people, for the purpose of exploitation.