A 2013 Federal Highway Administration (FHA) report captured how roadway departures account for at least one-half of all highway fatalities in this country every year. They can occur when a motorist crosses the center or edge line into oncoming traffic or trees or a car rolls over. There are steps that transportation officials and motorists can take to reduce their risk of having these types of crashes, though.
When you believe a contract has been violated and your business has suffered, you have legal recourse through the courts. If the need ever arises, it's good to know what breach of contract is, how it applies and what the legal system can do to help you.
While the U.S. Constitution protects the rights of all Americans to enjoy certain freedoms, each state has their own constitution which affords those residing within its borders additional protections. Article I of the Louisiana Constitution is a Declaration of Rights (DOR). The 27 basic rights listed there are ones that all state residents are entitled to.
Technology has made performing operations in the oil and gas industries much more seamless during the past few decades. This has motivated many across Louisiana and other states to tap into these reserves for potential financial benefit. Lawmakers have responded in kind by imposing fees and taxes on the extraction, refining and sale of these industries' byproducts.
On Dec. 1, 2018, troopers with the Louisiana State Police Troop D were summoned to the scene of a three-car crash along LA Highway 102, an area that lies due north of Jennings, at around 3:30 p.m.