3May 2016

Job Hope for Released Convicts

The statistics are discouraging. The United States incarcerates more of its residents than any other country, and once they are released, the chances of finding employment with a criminal record are not good. About 75% of the 650,000 people released from state prisons annually will still be […]

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8May 2015
May 8, 2015

Louisiana crawfish trade in guest workers trap

Louisiana crawfish are nearing its peak season, however due to a shortage of migrants that are ready to peel them, the industry is experiencing some loss, mainly caused by foreign guest workers and Chinese imports.

This shortfall of workers, which is estimated to cost Louisiana up to $50 […]

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8May 2015
May 8, 2015

Marriage can’t be redefined by US Supreme Court

The Supreme Court recently heard a group of arguments in cases, which will eventually decide if same-sex marriage will become law. Although Obergefell vs. Hodges will not be expected until June, it is important to keep in mind that while the courts can redefine marriage for legal […]

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