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Headlines – October 24, 2014

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-10-24

Duration: 00:02:51

Subjects: Rape victims | OIL SPILLS | Clinton, Bill, 1946- | Elections, 2014 | United States Senate election in Louisiana, 2014 | Landrieu, Mary, 1955-


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Clinton, Bill Speaker


This segment from the October 24, 2014, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals announcing a plan to stop the billing of rape victims for their medical examinations; 4,000 gallons of crude oil spilling into Bayou Tete in Caddo Parish; former President Bill Clinton campaigning for United States Senator Mary Landrieu; and the Baton Rouge Press Club holding a debate for the candidates for Louisiana’s 6th Congressional District.