Headlines – March 3, 2017
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2017-03-03
Subjects: Criminal justice, Administration of | Public defenders | Higgins, Clay
- Whinham, Charlie Host
This segment from the March 3, 2017, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: Governor John Bel Edwards’ plans for a criminal justice reform package; an American Bar Association study showing that Louisiana has a public defender shortage; and Congressman Clay Higgins’ appointment to a bipartisan Homeland Security Committee Task Force.