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10:04am

Thu August 20, 2015

11:56am

Wed August 19, 2015
Local

Concealed carry gun instructor: There are extremists on both sides of gun debate

The Bossier City Gun Show is set for this weekend at the Bossier Civic Center.

Concealed gun permit instructor Kevin Billiot of Colfax, La., has been teaching the training course for seven years. He says demand for permits has stayed stabled during his tenure of teaching monthly classes to about 12 students.

Billiot, a deputy fire marshal, says he talks with all participants about their motivations for acquiring a concealed handgun permit.

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11:28am

Wed August 19, 2015

9:44am

Tue August 18, 2015
Local

Study finds Caddo Parish trials lack black jurors, point to racial bias

A New Orleans civil rights law firm has put the Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office on notice of a possible lawsuit over allegations it excludes black people from juries based on race.

The MacArthur Justice Center released a copy of a letter Monday it sent to Caddo Parish Acting District Attorney Dale Cox, demanding his office preserve documents that might be used as evidence in such a suit, according to MacArthur Justice Center co-director Jim Craig.

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9:16am

Tue August 18, 2015

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