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The Informer: Pro-Palestinian protesters want schools to pressure Israel

What do all of these pro-Palestinian protesters on college campuses hope to achieve? A wave of protests is ...

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The Informer: New ‘select’ school definition includes charter, magnet schools

Please explain what “non-select” division means in LHSAA athletics. The Louisiana High School Athletic Association convened a special ...

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The Informer: Unanimous decision not required by grand jury to indict

How many jurors are on the grand jury, and must the vote be unanimous to return a true ...

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The Informer: Permit-less carry law applies to anyone in La.

Will the permit-less concealed-carry law, which takes effect in July, allow only Louisiana residents to carry without a ...

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UPDATE: 115 Confederate soldiers buried in SW La.

How many graves of Confederate veterans are in Lake Charles? How many in Calcasieu Parish? Which cemetery has ...

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THE INFORMER: Hard labor sentences served in state prisons

Sometimes a criminal defendant is sentenced to hard labor. What actually constitutes hard labor, and what crime would ...

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Informer: Construction for Nellie Lutcher Memorial Park underway next to LC Fire Dept. Station 1

In what block of the Nellie Lutcher Cultural District will the park be built? Construction is underway for ...

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Informer: It’s still possible for Louisiana lawmakers to return for veto session

Will the Louisiana Legislature have a veto session this year? It’s possible. Gov. John Bel Edwards, as of ...

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The Informer: Different roles, responsibilities for police juries, city councils

How do the roles of the police jury and city council differ? Thirty-eight of Louisiana’s 64 parishes operate ...

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Iona ‘Nonie’ Perkins: ‘The kitchen is my favorite place’

Iona “Nonie” Perkins Parker of DeQuincy did not know how to cook when she married her late husband, ...

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