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Troopers arrest man for beating, raping woman

Troopers arrest man for beating, raping woman

Baton Rouge, LA (PPN) –  Louisiana State Police reported that Gregory Talbert, 33, has been charged with aggravated rape and second-degree battery. The report came Wednesday, authorities say the incident ocured two days prior. Talbert abused his victim  leating her with a number of stitches on her forehead and severe bruising. Tamlbert was booked into Parish Prison and is being(…)

Louisianans for Prison Alternatives hosts prison reform meeting

Louisianans for Prison Alternatives hosts prison reform meeting

Baton Rouge, LA (PPN) – Prison reform advocates joined together with former inmates on Monday to help decrease the incarceration rate. Their first public meeting was held in Black history month. Louisianans for Prison Alternatives travel across the country to host meetings that discuss approved recommendations by the Justice Reinvestment Task Force, according to WAFB. The main agenda is(…)

Happy Birthday to Community Organizer/Advocate Daniel Banguel

Happy Birthday to Community Organizer/Advocate Daniel Banguel

Daniel Banguel is a Community Organizer, Motivational Speaker, and a Community Advocate. Banguel is an elected member of the Louisiana Democratic State Central Committee that represents East and West Baton Rouge for the 29th District. Banguel also represents Congressional District 2 on the Louisiana Democratic Party Executive Leadership Team. He is a graduate of Northwestern University and Southern(…)

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