The statement given by John Pickering to a notary public in Texas after he moved there from Louisiana
in 1926 shows that his decision resulted from a carefully considered, accurate analysis of the plantation system and his chances of economic advancement if he had stayed with his previous employer.
Along the Louisiana
coast, in the delta plain, much of the land is only a few feet above sea level.
As of December 5, the death toll was reported at 1,071 in Louisiana
, 228 in Mississippi, 14 in Florida, 2 in Alabama, and 2 in Georgia.
Elected officials who won by narrow margins in the affected states, such as Louisiana
Among the projects to be shot in Louisiana
next year are a slate of films from Spice Factory/Cameo FJ Entertainment including ``Winter Heat,'' ``Miamiland'' and ``My Funny Valentine.
Eager as he was to retain as much of his American possessions as possible, Carlos III was particularly zealous to keep Louisiana
as a buffer to protect his empire's chief source of overseas wealth--the Zacatecas silver mine in Mexico City, the capital of New Spain.
And finally, in 1998, following a bold lawsuit initiated by the fledgling Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana
on behalf of children incarcerated at the Tallulah youth prison, the Department of Justice joined suit and Louisiana
became the first state in the nation to be sued by the federal government over conditions in its juvenile facilities.
Supreme Court held that the company was commercially domiciled in Louisiana
, because it was managed from there and its Delaware presence was merely a paper domicile.
FBI office led the nation with 31 corruption cases last year, and three of the state's eight statewide elected officials were convicted of criminal offenses: former Gov.
Yet if we get sea level rise on the order of some of the predictions, then south Louisiana
, including its cities and infrastructure, probably will become untenable.
Another federal program, the USDA Farm Service Agency's Conservation Reserve Program, has planted 155,00 acres in Louisiana
Helms was angered by the school's response but became even angrier when she learned that had Amy been attending a private school, she would have received free transportation on buses owned and operated by the public school system to any private school in Jefferson Parish (the Louisiana
term for county).