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April 24, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: Public Affairs, News

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-04-24

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: Drunk driving | Taxicab drivers | DWI | DRUG TESTING | Politics | Government | Murder | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | Crime


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Kerner, Sheree Speaker
  • Smith, S. Christie Speaker
  • Mills, Fred Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 24, 2012, features testimony on a bill related to the punishment for murdering taxicab drivers. It also includes State Senator Fred Mills testifying on his bill requiring people on probation for a first or second offense DWI to undergo a substance abuse evaluation administered by the Department Health and Hospitals. Host: Charlie Whinham