BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards is hopeful that the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on sentencing will reduce his 10-year prison term. Edwards' attorneys believe the decision offers a glimmer of hope, but they were also disappointed in part of the ruling, t
BATON ROUGE, La., April 1 (UPI) -- Suspended Insurance Commissioner Jim Brown will officially leave office Friday after losing a final appeal of his conviction for lying to FBI agents about a failed insurance company.
BATON ROUGE, La., Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Surveillance tapes were being examined Friday in the search for the wife of a former Louisiana elections commissioner who may have been abducted from a shopping center parking lot Christmas Eve.
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