Ashley White Lafayette Daily Advertiser USA TODAY NETWORK Former District Court Judge Jules Edwards III announced Wednesday that he will run for the Lafayette City Court judge position left vacant after Michelle Odinet resigned. Read more...

Now let’s see. It’s been almost two years since the Louisiana legislature passed legislation taking away certain legal rights of Louisiana insurance policyholders. Read more...

A sharply divided Louisiana Supreme Court refused Friday to remove Baton Rouge City Court Judge Johnell Matthews from the bench, rejecting arguments that she's constitutionally barred from holding office because she reached the state's mandatory judicial retirement age of 70 before her coronavirus-delayed election in 2020. Read more...

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