Monday, July 15, 2019

New Orleans Demonstration at APA Convention

April 12, 2010 by  
Filed under CCHR News, Featured

****(To view the slideshow above, please click on the “Play” symbol in the middle of the screen, and the pictures will scroll from start to finish, or you can move between them using the arrow keys on the left and right of the viewing screen.)**** In May, 2010, more than 100 people from across Louisiana […]

The Juvenile Justice Bill: Senate Bill 253

September 4, 2009 by  
Filed under CCHR News, Featured

Pictured above is Ms. Claudia Smith of CCHR testifying on the Juvenile Justice Bill, SB253. Couched as a “bill of rights” for juvenile justice kids, this bill actually allowed the use of Tasers on children in juvenile justice facilities and those being transported to juvenile justice facilities. This is interesting because while many states are […]

Louisiana Legislative Session 2010

September 4, 2009 by  
Filed under CCHR News, Featured

In the last legislative session, CCHR Louisiana was able to successfully  fend off dangerous legislation, meet key legislators and form key relationships. This legislative session, CCHR Louisiana will continue to protect and promote the rights of those who live in this state, especially those who come in contact with the mental health system.