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Doug Green Trial Preview (1991)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1991-02-08

Duration: 00:09:00

Subjects: Green, Douglas D. | Insurance Industry


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Riddick, Winston Interviewee
  • Czernick, David Interviewee
  • Ory, Joel Interviewee
  • Watsky, Steve Interviewee
  • Manes, Michael Interviewee
  • Beam, Jim Interviewee


This segment from the February 8, 1991, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s preview of the federal trial of Commissioner of Insurance Doug Green on charges of conspiracy, mail fraud, and money laundering related to the failure of Champions Insurance Company. Her report also touches on the state of the insurance industry in Louisiana. She interviews: Winston Riddick of the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office; David Czernick of the Louisiana Consumers League; Joel Ory, executive director of LIGA; Steve Watsky of the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office; Michael Manes of Citizens Insurance Agency; and Jim Beam of Wright and Percy Insurance Agency.