Commentary: Innovative Hurricane Prevention Measures Merit Consideration

As described in the Times-Picayune, a delegation of Dutch and American architects and urban planners convened to explore potential (and radical) new methods to incorporate water into New Orleans’ rebuilding and future hurricane prevention techniques. According to David Waggonner III of Waggonner and Ball Architects, “the trick is … to find ways of reintroducing soils…

Commentary: New Bill Aims to Stop Law Clinics from Biting the Hand that Feeds

A new bill introduced into the Louisiana State Legislature by Senator Robert Adley (R-Benton) and backed by the Louisiana Chemical Association seeks to prevent law clinics that receive state money from “suing government agencies, suing individuals and businesses for financial damages or raising most constitutional challenges.” The introduction of this bill arises mainly in response…