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May 22, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-05-22

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | Politics | Government | Crime | Self-defense (Law) | Justifiable homicide | Drunk driving | DWI | Traffic safety | Drivers' licenses | Louisiana. Legislature


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Burrell, Roy Speaker
  • Rager, Christopher Speaker
  • Clark, Cloyce Speaker
  • LaFleur, Eric Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 22, 2012, features State Representative Roy Burrell and Christopher Rager of the National Rifle Association testifying on Burrell’s bill defining who has the authority to determine when an aggressor has the right to claim self-defense during the commission of a crime. It also includes State Senator Eric LaFleur questioning Cloyce Clark of the Governor’s Office on a bill related to the reinstatement of driving privileges following a DWI arrest. Host: Shauna Sanford