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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_A._Brown_Jr.

John Ashley Brown Jr was an American from New Orleans who was convicted of first-degree murder and incarcerated on death row in Louisiana State Penitentiary for 12 years. He was one of six inmates featured in the documentary entitled The Farm: Angola, USA, (1998). He was executed in 1997 for the murder of Omer ...

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/379/64/case.html

The Constitution limits state power to impose sanctions for criticism of the official conduct of public officials, in criminal cases as in civil cases, to false statements concerning official conduct made with knowledge of their falsity or with reckless disregard of whether they were false or not. New York Times Co. v. Sullivan, 376  ...

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/281/370/case.html

U.S. Supreme Court. Cochran v. Louisiana State Board of Education, 281 U.S. 370 (1930). Cochran v. Louisiana State Board of Education. No. 468. Argued April 15, 1930. Decided April 28, 1930. 281 U.S. 370. APPEAL FROM THE SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA. Syllabus. Appropriation by the money derived from ...

caselaw.findlaw.com/ca-court-of-appeal/1657907.html

Feb 19, 2014 ... [“In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a ․ trial, by an impartial jury”]; Duncan v. Louisiana (1968) 391 U.S. 145, 149 [6th Amend. jury trial right applies through due process clause of 14th Amend. to state criminal proceedings].) The People do not reply to Hood's constitutional ...

thelensnola.org/2015/10/11/louisiana-man-imprisoned-for-50-years-for-killing-a-deputy-is-at-center-of-supreme-court-hearing-on-youth-sentencing

Oct 11, 2015 ... These days, Henry Montgomery, 69, is known as the man of few words who works in a gym at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. Josh Carter, 70 ... Tuesday, Henry Montgomery will be propelled into the national spotlight when the U.S. Supreme Court hears his case, Montgomery v. Louisiana.

caselaw.findlaw.com/la-court-of-appeal/1307501.html

Case opinion for LA Court of Appeal STERLING v. DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY CORRECTIONS LOUISIANA STATE PENITENTIARY. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.

theintercept.com/2016/01/26/montgomery-v-louisiana-supreme-court-gives-new-hope-to-juvenile-lifers-will-states-deliver

Jan 26, 2016 ... ON THE NIGHT before the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling Monday in Montgomery v. Louisiana, giving new hope for release to prisoners serving life without parole for crimes they committed as juveniles, Sister Alison McCrary received a collect call from the Louisiana State Penitentiary, better known ...

theintercept.com/2016/06/15/will-the-supreme-court-crack-down-on-louisianas-rogue-prosecutors

Jun 15, 2016 ... On the evening of December 28, 1999, six inmates at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, known as Angola, embarked on a plan to break out of the notorious prison ... lawyers filed a motion seeking a new trial for Brown, claiming that the state improperly withheld the Domingue statement in violation of Brady v.

www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/opinion/article_08319d84-4f68-11e6-b90f-ff1c4fac944a.html

Jul 23, 2016 ... FILE - In this May 9, 2011 file photo, the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola is seen in West Feliciana Parish, La. U.S. District Judge Brian Jackson expressed frustration as he questioned why prison officials won't spend roughly $1 million to install air conditioning on death row, since the state has already ...