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Elliot Stonecipher
08 Jan
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Pt. 2: Honest Caddoans Take Our Case and Hope to a Higher Court

January 7, 2017 … 10:34 P.M. A three-judge, 2nd Circuit Court of Appeal panel will convene Wednesday to hear oral arguments in my March 2015 lawsuit against the Caddo Parish Commission. Its ruling will be issued later. This is an ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
20 Dec
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YES! REAL JOURNALISM REAPPEARS HERE! WILL IT LAST?

Monday, December 19, 2016 ….. 10:35 P.M. ….. As Christmas now rapidly approaches, I feel like presents for my Shreveport and Caddo Parish home have already been opened. The first such gift is the three-part series now finishing up by ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
19 Dec
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MY MOST SINCERE RESPONSE TO TOM ARCENEAUX

Monday, December 19, 2016 … 8:48 A.M. ….. The Shreveport Times this morning continued its series on the Caddo Parish Commission’s heist of taxpayer money over more than two decades. Frankly, I was shocked by comments in the article by ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
23 Nov
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Yesterday’s City Hall Meeting, and My Thanksgiving Prayers

November 23, 2016  When Thanksgiving breaks tomorrow, I will awake to the organized chaos of this wonderful, and to me meaningful, American observance.  I will be blessed to share it with many whose love I most treasure, including those who cannot ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
03 Nov
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Update… Update… Update: A Bit of the Inside Story on Shreveport City Hall’s Latest Blow-off of Taxpayers and Law

Thursday, November 3, 2016 … 9:12 AM … On Tuesday evening, November 1st, at 6:16 PM, Kaley Green, reporter for RealShreveport.com, wrote / published an article entitled, “City Still Refusing to Turn Over Public Documents.” The documents at issue are ...

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30 Oct
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Pt. 1: Shreveport Tax Hike Plan Is Wrong, Wrong, Wrong … and Illegal?

 October 30, 2016 Believe it:  only ten days before Christmas, Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler, along with City Council boss Willie Bradford, plan to nix the Joys of the Season with a really mucky (and murky) tax hike.  It is wrong in ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
26 Oct
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OBAMACARE. ARE WE AWAKE YET?

Many hours of reading and reaching-out to some of the smartest people on the subject leaves us a simple and direct question. All else aside, and now knowing what America has learned over the past 48 hours, how can Obamacare ...

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25 Oct
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City Attorney ignores Records Law in water scandal, hides behind privilege

SHREVEPORT, La. – The City of Shreveport is caught in a legal battle after failing to reach a compensation agreement for those who allegedly made the City aware of an error in its water billing system. The Shreveport Times’ Lex ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
19 Oct
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C.P.E.R.S. Progress…Arceneaux’s Stunning Admissions

In a key hearing in Caddo Parish District Court, Judge Ramone Lafitte has issued important rulings in the lawsuit local attorney Whitney Pesnell and I filed in March 2015 (pro bono). The purpose of our suit was and remains the ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
15 Oct
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EXCLUSIVE: Wainwright & Pernici Sue City of Shreveport… and Other Developments… and One Bit of Good News…

Saturday, October 15, 2016 ….. 8:25 AM ….. I received from Michael Wainwright last night, by email, a copy of the lawsuit he and business partner Scott Pernici filed yesterday against the City of Shreveport. The subject is, of course, ...

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14 Oct
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More Developments in City of Shreveport Water Under-Billing Saga… Controversy Rages…

Friday, October 14, 2016 … 8:30 AM Not since I first reported the CPERS self-pay malfeasance at the Caddo Parish Commission has any mess-up in local government blown-up like this one down at Shreveport City Hall. Michael Wainwright has written ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
13 Oct
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Please Tell Me This Didn’t Really Happen At City Hall …..Please, Please!

Thursday, October 13, 2016 … 8:32 AM Even I find it difficult to believe what the Shreveport Times reported this morning. In all my years here, this incompetence and bizarro messing-up and messing-around just didn’t happen. As best we can ...

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07 Oct
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Court Decision Against Ed Officials is Huge…

WE MAY HOPE C.P.S.B. BOSSES ARE LIKEWISE INSTRUCTED ….. Friday, October 7, 2016 …. 8:28 AM …. Deep in the bowels of government abuses of every sort are costly and punishing wars to force public officials to produce our – ...

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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
25 Sep
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The Barnwell Center’s Death Was No Accident

  September 25, 2016 As questions about the proposed Planet Aqua aquarium on the Shreveport riverfront mount, some about the closing of the Barnwell Center have been answered. Our R. S. Barnwell Memorial Garden & Art Center was not beyond ...

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