The 16th Judicial District includes St. Martin, Iberia, and St. Mary parishes.
The case involves a Colorado couple who claim their autistic son was not provided an adequate education in the public school system as required by federal law.
The story talks about the mounting impacts of climate change on the tiny village of Newtok near Alaska's west coast. The village is slowly sliding into the Ninglick River as the frozen permafrost underneath is thawing.
Toys for Tots is a national program run by the United States Marine Corps Reserve that distributes toys to children whose parents cannot afford to buy them gifts for Christmas.
Krot previously served as the Magistrate in the 31st District Court and has a family law practice.
The award honors “programs and projects that advance the access to legal services for those of moderate incomes in ways that are exemplary and replicable.”
Kasper rendered over 100 hours of pro bono service for the project over the last year.
Loyola College of Law alumni represent all sides in the trial of Cardell Hayes, accused in the fatal shooting of former New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Will Smith. Leading the prosecution is Loyola law alumna and state prosecutor Laura Rodrigue.
The October 20 piece is titled In Asheville, Home to Craft Beer, a Wine Scene Rises. Trippi opened Metro Wines in 2013 with her husband, John Kerr.
The Council is a board of twenty-six distinguished private citizens appointed by the president and confirmed by the Senate. They advise the chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities.