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May 24, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-24

Duration: 00:02:18

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Abortion | False imprisonment | PRISONERS | Compensation for judicial error


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Shanks, Bill Speaker
  • Flournoy, Melissa Speaker
  • Johnson, Ricky Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 24, 2011, features testimony on State Representative John LaBruzzo’s bill redefining the beginning of “personhood” to the time of conception. It also includes testimony on a bill increasing compensation for people wrongfully convicted of a crime. Host: Charlie Whinham