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re: Louisiana state budget - LSULaw2009
[link=(https://legis.la.gov/legis/ViewDocument.aspx?d=1175045)]https://legis.la.gov/legis/ViewDocument.aspx?d=1175045[/link] This is the current version that will be taken up on the House floor Tuesday. I'm sure there will be lots of floor amendments offered (always are)....
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re: Georgia man who recorded Arbery shooting arrested on charges including felony murder - LSULaw2009
[quote] [quote] Was he armed?[/quote] Don't know. That would change things, obviously.[/quote] Doesn't have to be armed. If he committed a felony and someone dies, it's felony murder. [b]GA Code § 16-5-1 (2018)[/b] [quote](c) A person also commits the offense of murder when, in the commi...
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re: The video is clear: Ahmaud Arbery was killed in cold blood. - LSULaw2009
[quote]Except a DA said they acted in self-defense. So there goes that argument.[/quote] Yeah, unless Georgia law is vastly different than most states, you can't assault someone with a gun then claim self defense when they try to protect themselves....
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re: Goodbye to governor's stay at home order - LSULaw2009
If they have to pull the trigger, I'm sure an amendment will hopefully clarify....
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re: Goodbye to governor's stay at home order - LSULaw2009
That's in the digest, which isn't law, and not in the actual resolution. ETA* the therefore clauses which are law, are worded much more broadly....
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re: Goodbye to governor's stay at home order - LSULaw2009
[quote]There is a lot of smoke the he plans on extending to June[/quote] God I hope not. I've heard that state agencies start returning May 18th with 100% back by June 1st. But then again supposedly a letter went out about reopening May 1st and that blew up at the last minute. Fingers crosse...
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re: Goodbye to governor's stay at home order - LSULaw2009
I'm a registered Republican and ready to reopen. But this resolution as currently worded doesn't appear to let the governor still address natural disasters for 15 days. We've already had two major weather related issues in North Louisiana this year, and Hurricane season starts june1....
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re: Goodbye to governor's stay at home order - LSULaw2009
If that passes, better say some prayers no floods, tornados or other natural disasters hit for 15 days. Seems like they'd want exception for those, while addressing COVID-19 issues....
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re: Turtle shitting on using money to bail out state pensions - LSULaw2009
That's not how Louisiana's state systems work either. Louisiana's higher pension costs are mostly due to improper funding on the state side for decades. This underfunding also put pressure on the retirement systems to seek higher than logical rates of return to keep state employer contribution r...
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re: Louisiana, it's time for a new constitution l Small towns are dead - LSULaw2009
I say let's bring back Imperial Calcasieu! ...
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re: Louisiana, it's time for a new constitution l Small towns are dead - LSULaw2009
[quote]People have a right to form small towns and villages and make rules within the limits, and it Trump's your right to occasionally pass through them without slowing down.[/quote] Except for the fact the rest of the taxpayers of the Parish and State have to absorb the debt and expend money an...
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re: Our President: Student loan payments now waived for next 6 months, "may go further" - LSULaw2009
[quote]How is this loan forgiveness[/quote] Well in my case, I get no payments or interest for six months on my federal consolidation loans that still count towards my 120 payments for Public Service Loan Forgiveness. So I effectively gets six months of payments forgiven. ...
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re: Trump’s personal stake in the malaria-drug maker Sanofi could be as small as $99 - LSULaw2009
Even [link=(https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/trump-profit-hydroxychloroquine/)]SNOPES[/link] says this story is mostly BS....
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re: Calculate your COVID-19 stimulus check amount - LSULaw2009
$1200. Thankfully retirement, health insurance, FSA, and deferred comp all come out pre-tax and reduce my taxable income enough to keep me eligible....
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re: What movie do yo think would make an awesome video game? - LSULaw2009
[quote]Goonies with all that old school feel good cinema vibe.[/quote] Actually got 2 NES/FamCom/Arcade games....
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re: Favorite movie lines that you regularly use... - LSULaw2009
Write that down! I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass. And I'm all out of bubblegum. Great I'm surrounded by a-holes! Keep firing a-holes! When will then be now? What's a matter Colonel Sanders? Chicken? What I told you was true, from a certain point of view. Badges?...
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re: What are the most preventable traffic obstacles in BR that are caused by idiots - LSULaw2009
People turning left off of Perkins onto college when they cannot clear the intersection. God forbid they wait til the next light so that Perkins traffic can actually proceed as it's supposed to....
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re: African American cemetery vandalized in BR, arrest made - LSULaw2009
[quote]I hope he gets the book thrown at him and he doesn’t get gifted trudy white’s court[/quote] She's on the civil side now....
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re: Took my 2017 Ford F150 in to get engine light checked - LSULaw2009
[quote] Changing the spark plugs on some of their V8s requires a massive amount of patience and probably a lot of spare plugs. The design is horrible.[/quote] Cylinder 4 & 8 are a pain in the butt changing spark plugs and ignition coils on the 4.6L. Just hit 114k on my 07, which had 24k when ...
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re: Would you rather be paid twice a month or bi-weekly? - LSULaw2009
Bi-weekly all the way. 26 checks most years and 27 checks every 9-10 years. I'll get 27 checks in 2021, so three 3 check months, and unlike federal government employees, we get that extra check beyond normal salary....
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