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Jindal seeks to avoid deposition on Common Core

Jindal seeks to avoid deposition on Common Core

BATON ROUGE — Gov. Bobby Jindal's lawyer said Tuesday that the Republican governor is protected from questioning under oath in a legal dispute over his actions to undermine the Common Core education standards.

Attorney Jimmy Faircloth told a judge that lawyers seeking to force Jindal to submit to a deposition haven't met the standards required for questioning a sitting Louisiana governor under state law. He asked Judge Todd Hernandez to prohibit Jindal's deposition.

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Local News

Bossier City Police seeking jailers

BOSSIER CITY — The Bossier City Police Department is currently accepting applications for jailers.

The starting annual pay for the position is $32,796. Candidates are also...

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Local News

Manslaughter charge for Ark. woman in son’s death

Manslaughter charge for Ark. woman in son’s death

LITTLE ROCK — An Arkansas woman was charged Tuesday with manslaughter in the death of her 10-month-old son after investigators said she and her husband took the boy into ...

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US/World News

Made-over 'Turtles' return in a reboot

Made-over 'Turtles' return in a reboot

LOS ANGELES — Rebooting the popular franchise after Paramount acquired the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle" rights, producer Michael Bay and director Jonathan Liebesman have...

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US/World News

Teen to be punished for pot brownies ‘very scared’

GEORGETOWN, Texas — A 19-year-old Texas man who could face years in prison for making brownies laced with marijuana and hash oil said Wednesday he remains scared despite ...

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