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Dallas lawyer gets 5 years in Louisiana for beating woman

Dallas lawyer gets 5 years in Louisiana for beating woman

Posted 4:55 PM 2/21/2020 by WBRZ Staff

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Texas attorney has been sentenced to five years in a Louisiana prison for repeatedly punching his girlfriend, breaking her eye socket, and knocking out a tooth.

Willlie Richardson Joseph Jr., 33 of Dallas, was sentenced Friday immediately after pleading (More)

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Lawyers could question 8 years of cases amid racist messages sent from judge's phone

Posted 10:49 AM 2/21/2020 by Chris Nakamoto and Erin McWilliams

NAPOLEONVILLE- Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon said racist text messages sent to his former Chief Deputy came from a phone belonging to embattled 23rd Judicial District Judge Jessie Leblanc. The messages are laced with comments that he claims are aimed at one of his (More)

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Man arrested in fatal stabbing of Wendy's employee

Man arrested in fatal stabbing of Wendy's employee

Posted 11:39 AM 2/21/2020 by Zandria Thomas

PEARL, Ms. -  Police arrested a Wendy's employee in Mississippi for killing his coworker Thursday night.

According to WAPT, a fight between Edward DeLawrence McWilliams, 42, and Herbert Redmond, 25 turned deadly when Redmond was stabbed in the neck.

Redmond died on (More)

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Police search for man who allegedly shot at Baker officer during traffic stop

Posted 5:31 AM 2/21/2020 by WBRZ Staff

Editor's note: Police now say the photo released by the department Thursday morning does not show the suspect. Officials attributed the mistake to false information given by a witness, and it has been removed from this story.

BAKER - Authorities are looking for a man who allegedly (More)

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Deaf Education Summit to take place May 7-9 at Louisiana's School for the Deaf

Deaf Education Summit to take place May 7-9 at Louisiana's School for the Deaf

Posted 5:14 AM 2/21/2020 by WBRZ Staff

Officials have chosen a date for this year's Deaf Education Summit.

The event, which provides education and networking opportunities specific to the needs of Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing (DDBHH) students, will take place from May 7-9 at the Louisiana School for the Deaf.

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