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09 Dec
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Recap: Thursday’s Caddo Commission meeting

SHREVEPORT, La.  — The Caddo Parish Commission met Thursday evening for its only regular session meeting this month at Government Plaza. It started with one upset woman making claims of animal abuse, and begging the Commission to pass legislation to allow ...

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04 Dec
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A Corruption Case Study: Glover and the 3132 Extension

[This report is book-chapter length, and may require some 10 minutes of reading time, including the linked exhibit – “Here is that presentation.”] December 4, 2016 I have done everything in my power to communicate and explain my bedrock conviction ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
06 Nov
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Pt. 1: Spiral-Down at Shreveport City Hall Accelerates

November 6, 2016 It has not been a good morning for Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler, this year’s City Council Chair Willie Bradford, and a few other smoke-and-mirrors folks at City Hall. This article included, there is a lot of opposition ...

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24 Oct
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RASA provides no new information to Caddo Commission

SHREVEPORT, La. – The Caddo Parish Commission held its second regular session meeting for this month on Oct. 20 in the late afternoon at Government Plaza. The Commission meeting began by hearing citizen comments, recognizing a few special resolutions and ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
27 Sep
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A Sincere “Thank You” to U. S. District Court Judge Maurice Hicks

September 27, 2016 I write to personally and publicly express my appreciation to Judge Maurice Hicks.  Known to many as “Maury,” he is a federal judge in the U. S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana, here in Shreveport. ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
21 Sep
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CPERS: The Real Reason Arceneaux is Blocking Depositions Under Oath?

September 21 , 2016 The theft of taxpayer money by Caddo Parish Commissioners in their CPERS (Caddo Parish Employee Retirement System) scam is again at full and awful boil. The culprits are led by local lawyer Tom Arceneaux. Along with ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
11 Sep
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City / Parish Government for Shreveport & Caddo Is Our Best – Only? – Chance

September 11, 2016 Anytime a politician / public official says, “It’s time for a conversation,” I instinctively roll my eyes.  I mean, really … when did a pol ever want to “converse” with you, especially when their side is an opinion piece in ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
30 Jun
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Caddo Commissioners Soon to Ice Their CPERS Haul?

June 30, 2016 (* Readers interested in my earliest articles on this subject need only follow the directions in the footnote, below.) From the first of my reports, in January 2015, about Caddo Parish Commission corruption – most notably in ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
21 Jun
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Caddo Commission: “Can’t Keep a Corrupt Enterprise Down”

(My thanks to local government-watcher Linda Talbert for her attendance at yesterday’s Caddo Parish Commission “work” session.  I very much appreciate her willingness to report to us on such meetings.) Most who are reading this will never be surprised by ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
11 Jun
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Caddo Commission Damages Us Again… Because It Can

June 11, 2016 * (This article first requires reading the underlying report from local blogger Pat Austin … here.) I thank Ms. Austin very much for attending and reporting this Caddo Commission meeting concerning the Confederate Monument on our courthouse grounds.  I also ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
05 Jun
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The Emerging Plan for Caddo Commission Self-Pay

June 5, 2016 It is certainly true that the Caddo Parish Commission self-pay scandal, more that two decades old, is the stuff of non-fiction books and documentary films.  Now, a valued, primary source reveals more of its signature abuse of ...

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Matthew Linn
04 Jun
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Matthew Linn Caught Lying AGAIN about CPERS Theft

Matthew Linn took to the Broadmoor Neighborhood Association meeting “forum” about public corruption.  As this writer has detailed, Linn has often lied to people about his illegally benefitting from the CPERS scandal.  Now, he has publicly stated for all to ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
30 May
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The Atrocious Epidemic of Caddo Commission Secrecy

May 30, 2016 Edward Teller, the physicist best known as “the father of the hydrogen bomb,” knew a lot about official secrecy.  His work on the Manhattan Project fascinated me as a teen, as did details of how that World War II ...

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23 May
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Taxpayers Absorb Huge Blow… Atkins Joins Corruption Crowd in Blocking CPERS Vote!

With little fanfare, John E. Atkins and his Community Foundation coalition stuck a dagger in the hearts of taxpayers who know that the CPERS scandal is our greatest test for the future of our parish.  It is the decision to ...

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Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator
17 May
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What the Sheriff & D.A. Importantly Did Not Say at BNA Forum

Caddo Parish is in decline due, in large part, to the economic impotence we suffer from our culture of corruption.  No single man is more able to fix that, and more unwilling to do so, than Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.  ...

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