More than 500 new laws go into effect this month, ranging from road rules to abortion regulations and sex offender laws. They were all passed during the state's last legislative session, which ended in June.
The row over same-sex marriage could see thousands of Christians flocking to Chick-fil-A on Wednesday, while same-sex couples will turn up at the fast-food chain Friday for public displays of affection.
Baton Rouge Detectives arrested Billy W. Hoover, 45, late last night after a shooting that occurred at a bar off of Florida Blvd.
At 10:30 p.m.last night, the accused entered the Longbranch Saloon in an irate, aggressive manner.