90°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Thu
95°
75°
20%
Fri
94°
75°
10%
Sat
92°
75°
30%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Symposium discusses gun violence, mental health

2 years ago February 20, 2013 Feb 20, 2013 Wednesday, February 20 2013 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 9:39:16 AM CST in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Lawmakers held a public meeting today in Baton Rouge to discuss links between mental health and recent gun massacres.

The goal of the symposium is to find possible solutions to get mental health treatment for those who need it most.

The speakers include Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and state Senator Sharon Weston Broome (D-Baton Rouge), as well as members of the law enforcement community and others.

News 2's Olivia Laborde will have more on the problems and solutions discussed tonight.

 

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days