PetroState post archive

What Are You Giving Up for Lent?

Now that our calendar has shifted from Mardi Gras excess to Lenten introspection, this becomes the innocuous conversation-starting question of the next few days. For ...

Jeff Landry Has Something To Hide

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.

Eminent Domain – or Imminent Domination?

“No person shall be deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law.” — U.S. Constitution, 5th Amendment
“Nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty or property without due process of law.” — U.S. Constitution, 14th Amendment