Sometimes a surgeon is the salesman. Across the country, there are physician-owned distributorships where doctors own part of a medical device company and then buy (or have their hospital buy) that hardware to use in their own surgeries.
The EBR Parish public defender’s office seeks to reassure the public that it is “working hard” for its clients, at the same time as an ongoing state investigation into allegations of wrongdoing in the office.
Exclusive new audio obtained by the 9News Investigators revealed what was said when retired Louisiana State Police (LSP) superintendent Kevin Reeves and his legal team met privately with Louisiana House Speaker Clay Schexnayder (R - Gonzales) earlier this year to discuss Ronald Greene’s death investigation.
The 9News Investigators have obtained new video and information to help piece together what happened during and after a deadly officer-involved shooting that left 25-year-old Deaughn Willis dead. Leaked body camera video of the encounter and part of an interrogation paints a picture of what happened right after the shooting but advocates argue regardless of what they show, the true picture remains incomplete.
The Federal Trade Commission said the recent short supply of at-home COVID tests and long lines at testing sites opened the door for potential scams, with fraudsters targeting your money and your peace of mind.
Gov. John Bel Edwards’s office issued its first response on an article by The Associated Press in which a text message was sent to the governor just hours after Ronald Greene died in police custody in 2019.
“The Paycheck Protection Program saved millions of jobs. It was this difficult road that we had about a week, but our bankers got it done and, and our businesswomen and businessmen stepped up to the plate and took advantage of it,” said Sen. John Kennedy, R-La.
The Louisiana Workforce Commission is back in the hot seat after auditors say the agency may have let $3 million slip out the door and into the wrong hands. The folks in charge over at LWC say the pandemic created the perfect storm and problems like this were unavoidable.