Tags: "water scandal"

lynn_braggs1
03 Oct
0

KTBS-TV: FEDS INVESTIGATE SHREVEPORT CITY HALL

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 … 10:49 P.M. … Shreveport’s KTBS Television News is confirming that the U. S. Attorney’s Office and FBI are questioning various city officials in a probe of shakedowns and kickbacks at City Hall, including the administrations ...

Read more
water scandal 3
15 Jun
0

MORE HEAT ON MAYOR TYLER IN WATER UNDER-BILLING LAWSUIT

Thursday, June 15, 2017 … 8:32 P.M. … A “Motion to Compel” filed in the Caddo District Court public record yesterday has notably increased political and legal pressure on Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler. The lawsuit – Suit No.: 596,181-A, Sand ...

Read more
Lawsuit-Header2
13 Jun
0

A BIT OF LIGHT ON SHREVEPORT CITY HALL CORRUPTION SCOURGE

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 … 12:05 P.M. Yes, Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler is burning taxpayers’ money by chasing a minor, minor league basketball team … which, if she “succeeds,” will cost us $25,000,000 for a “required” arena they can play ...

Read more
Transparency-Header
11 Dec
0

Grey area in legal representation of public bodies

SHREVEPORT, La. — The legality of private attorneys handling public records has been called into question following the City of Shreveport’s water under-billing scandal. A local law firm, Abrams & Lafargue, was hired as outside counsel to represent the City in its ...

Read more
lafargue header
06 Dec
0

Public records show Abrams & Lafargue on track to make more than $1M in public funds

SHREVEPORT, La. — The City of Shreveport has hired outside attorneys Reginald Abrams and Julie Lafargue of the local firm Abrams & Lafargue to represent it against Sand Beach Properties, LLC following the recent water under-billing scandal. Abrams & Lafargue ...

Read more
Mayor Ollie Tyler
27 Nov
0

Exclusive: City Attorney has $1m/18 person staff as city suffers water/trash scandals

Unbelievable new information has been uncovered in the wake of the Shreveport City Hall meltdown.  The absence of leadership became apparent when certain decades-long city purse grafters, Scott Pernici and Michael Wainwright (along with a few others), decided they wanted ...

Read more
Elliot Stonecipher
20 Nov
0

Garbage Tax Vote Poses Real Risks to Shreveport Council Members

November 20, 2016   [To readers new to the subjects discussed in this article, many related ones are posted on RealShreveport.com.] ************ It is a fact in these days of citizen journalism that if a public official, in the performance ...

Read more
Elliot Stonecipher
17 Nov
0

KTBS-TV News: Mayor Tyler’s Water Under-Billing, Document Breach

November 16, 2016 Late this afternoon, KTBS Television posted on its website another story about the unprecedented breach by Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler and City Attorney William Bradford of some of the city’s most sensitive, confidential public records.  Triggering the ...

Read more
Mayor Ollie Tyler
14 Nov
0

ADDENDUM to Pt. 2: Dumbfounding Developments in Shreveport City Hall Meltdown

Last Friday afternoon, I wrote and posted Part 2 of our series on the stunning collapse of basic governance, and adherence to the Rule of Law, at Shreveport City Hall by Mayor Ollie Tyler and others. In that article, I ...

Read more
water scandal 3
11 Nov
0

Pt. 2: Dumbfounding Developments in Shreveport City Hall Meltdown

November 11, 2016 This all began as a tale of embarrassing and expensive-to-taxpayers incompetence at Shreveport City Hall, then quickly worsened as underlying public corruption surfaced. Now, almost unimaginably, the full-blown scandal features a city administration which has somehow managed ...

Read more
water scandal 3
25 Oct
0

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 ...

Read more
Pel-State Featured Banner 970×90
Tomahawk Rentals Featured Banner 970×90
The Perfect Home 970×90
Swoop 970×90
font size