Buddy Caldwell http://wwno.org en Former St. Landry Parish Official Cleared in Probe http://wwno.org/post/former-st-landry-parish-official-cleared-probe <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The state attorney general has cleared former St. Landry Parish President Don Menard of any criminal wrongdoing in connection with a legislative auditor's investigation of the more than $16,000 in charges made on Menard's parish-issued credit card.</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 17:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26673 at http://wwno.org La. Attorney General Says Money Running Out for BP Suits http://wwno.org/post/la-attorney-general-says-money-running-out-bp-suits <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Louisiana Attorney General's Office says it's running out of money to pay for litigation over the 2010 BP PLC oil spill.</p> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 04:50:59 +0000 The Associated Press 25981 at http://wwno.org Strider to be director of state gaming division http://wwno.org/post/strider-be-director-state-gaming-division <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Attorney General Buddy Caldwell has named a new director for the division of his office that oversees legal gambling in the state.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A news release from Caldwell's office says Clifford R. Strider III is a 1979 graduate of the law school at LSU and has 33 years of experience in litigation and supervision.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 09:05:00 +0000 The Associated Press 18060 at http://wwno.org