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Louisiana Public Square - Defining Dangerous

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The California killings committed by Eliot Rodger in May have renewed the debate over how and whether to require people with serious mental illness to receive psychiatric care. How does Louisiana determine if someone is a danger to themselves or others? How difficult is it to intervene if an afflicted individual refuses treatment?

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Louisiana Public Square

Louisiana Public Square - Opiates & The Bayou State

How is Louisiana tackling this serious addiction epidemic?

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Louisiana Public Square - Opiates & The Bayou State

59:00

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Louisiana Public Square

Louisiana Public Square - Justice on Hold

How serious of a problem is the shortage of public defenders in Louisiana?

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Louisiana Public Square - Justice on Hold

58:51

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Louisiana Public Square-Effects of Expansion:Medicaid in La.

Effects of Expansion: Medicaid in Louisiana

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Louisiana Public Square-Effects of Expansion:Medicaid in La.

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Louisiana Public Square - Police POV: Body Cameras in LA

What happens when police and the people they arrest have different versions of encounters?

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Louisiana Public Square - Police POV: Body Cameras in LA

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