Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)


Newspaper published in New Orleans, Louisiana, since January 25, 1837. It was printed on a daily basis until October 2012, when it went to a Wednesday/Friday/Sunday schedule.
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Primary geographic focus: Louisiana
Organization type(s): Media


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Letter to Editor

Many veterans need legal help but can’t afford it

Laura Tuggle
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
July 6, 2018
The most popular answer from veterans around the country, including here in Louisiana, may surprise you: They need civil legal aid. They asked for lawyers to help resolve court fines, prevent eviction, restore suspended driver's licenses and handle child support issues.

Column

In Puerto Rico and Louisiana, storm victims struggle to prove they own their homes

Jarvis DeBerry
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
March 30, 2018
Not having papers to prove ownership hadn't been much of a problem for them until the Road Home program demanded documentation.

Feature

Attorney for beleagured New Orleans renters fights uphill battle

Kevin Litten
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
April 21, 2017
Adams is one of just a few advocates in New Orleans who sees the squalor many New Orleans residents live in every day.

News Story

Legal aid for Louisiana poor on chopping block in Trump’s budget

Richard Rainey
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
April 3, 2017
For one of the most impoverished states in the country, President Donald Trump's budget proposal could put even greater distance between a lawyer and Louisiana's poor.

News Story

Low-income housing advocates demand stop to American Can evictions

Katherine Sayre
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
December 22, 2016
New Orleans housing advocates called Thursday (Dec. 22) for a real estate developer to stop evicting low-income renters at the American Can Co. apartment building in Mid-City.

News Story

Low-income residents being ousted from New Orleans’ American Can Co. affordable-housing complex

Katherine Sayre
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
December 20, 2016
With the complex's affordable-housing agreement set to expire in January, Esnault and dozens of other residents have been told to clear out.

Feature

Medicaid expands, ERs brace, Ernest Burrell prays

Richard Rainey
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
June 10, 2016
In days, Louisiana will become the 31st state -- the first in the Deep South -- to expand its Medicaid program to insure residents with yearly incomes below 138 percent of the federal poverty line.

News Story

New Orleans apartments tried to evict domestic violence victim

Richard A. Webster
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
October 27, 2015
For the first time, a new Louisiana law has been used to protect a survivor from losing her home based on violence against her.



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