The paper details solitary confinement, environmental hazards faced by death row inmates in Louisiana such as air and water pollution, and the possibility of EPA intervention.
The organizations are working with the help of a federal grant from the National Council on Disability to produce a Report on Charter Schools, Choice & Vouchers – Implications for Students with Disabilities.
Desiree Charbonnet, J.D. ’94, Derrick Edwards, J.D. ’03, Seth Bloom, J.D. ’03, and Omar Mason, J.D. '99, are on ballots for the November 18th runoff elections.
Chase has presided over Section A of Civil District Court in Orleans Parish for the past 10 years.
Dominick Impastato III, J.D. ’04, won the open District 4 seat on the Jefferson Parish Council in the October 14 election.
Loyola’s first time test takers passed at a rate of 87.37%. Of all Loyola test takers, 81.58% passed.
Toale is a former Jefferson Parish public defender who has practiced in several New Orleans-area parishes for over 30 years.
The piece, also by University of Houston Law School Professor Victor Flatt, criticizes Trump administration rollbacks of policies and initiatives originally designed to reduce carbon pollution.
The award “was conceived in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, and its purpose is to recognize a lawyer for contributions to community leadership outside the practice of law.”
For the next year, Microsoft-NextGen Fellow Amanda Brown will work with the Legal Services Corporation to develop web portals to help low-income Americans find appropriate legal aid resources.