Tag Archives : Katrina

TRENDING: Ron Paul: We don’t need FEMA

Source: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com As Hurricane Irene barrels along the U.S. East Coast, Rep. Ron Paul of Texas said the nation would be much better off without the Federal Emergency Management Agency. “I live on the Gulf Coast. We put up with hurricanes all the time,” the GOP presidential candidate told CNN after a New Hampshire campaign […]

Jury reaches verdict in trial of 5 police officers charged in post-Katrina Danziger Bridge shootings w/ follow-up

Source: http://www.nola.com Verdicts in post-Katrina Danziger Bridge shooting case are imminent The jury in the high-stakes Danziger Bridge case has indicated to U.S. District Judge Kurt Engelhardt that it has reached a verdict. Lawyers for both sides have been directed to return to the courtroom. Stay with NOLA.com for the verdicts as they are read. […]